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Brighton Jobs Overview

16,173
Job Openings
4.9%
Unemployment Rate
$50,980
Median Base Salary
7.6k
Population

Brighton has the 2960th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Brighton is part of the Detroit metro area. Unemployment in the Detroit area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Detroit has the 13th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Brighton is below average at $50,980, and the median cost of a home in Brighton is $165,000, which is below the national average. 40% of workers in Brighton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Brighton. 84% of Brighton workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Brighton spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.