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Pontiac Jobs Overview

37,657
Job Openings
4.9%
Unemployment Rate
$50,980
Median Base Salary
60k
Population

Pontiac has the 473rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Pontiac 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 Pontiac is below average at $50,980, and the median cost of a home in Pontiac is $55,300, which is below the national average. 11% of workers in Pontiac hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 77% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Pontiac. 85% of Pontiac workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Pontiac spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Michigan Works! JobLink Service Center

1850 North Perry
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-276-1777