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Inkster Jobs Overview

39,808
Job Openings
4.9%
Unemployment Rate
$50,980
Median Base Salary
25k
Population

Inkster has the 1267th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Inkster 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 Inkster is below average at $50,980, and the median cost of a home in Inkster is $51,700, which is below the national average. 10% of workers in Inkster hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 82% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Inkster. 81% of Inkster workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Inkster spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.