Michigan Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Oakland County Michigan, 39,035
County with the Most Employees: Oakland County Michigan, 683,323
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Midland County Michigan, $1,361
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Mackinac County Michigan, 20.0%



Alcona County Michigan

Total Businesses1580.1% of state total
Total Employment1,4890.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66464.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3119.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare44830.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places95.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places956.4% of county employees



Alger County Michigan

Total Businesses1830.1% of state total
Total Employment1,7440.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72870.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate9.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services3921.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing48027.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places137.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1719.8% of county employees



Allegan County Michigan

Total Businesses2,0450.8% of state total
Total Employment33,4090.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$90487.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction30114.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing12,56937.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1266.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,4277.3% of county employees



Alpena County Michigan

Total Businesses7510.3% of state total
Total Employment8,7340.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68566.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12516.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,90321.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places496.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8039.2% of county employees



Antrim County Michigan

Total Businesses4660.2% of state total
Total Employment4,2410.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57655.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction7616.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services93622.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places255.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places44910.6% of county employees



Arenac County Michigan

Total Businesses2800.1% of state total
Total Employment3,9950.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65763.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5218.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing82520.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places186.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores3538.8% of county employees



Baraga County Michigan

Total Businesses1690.1% of state total
Total Employment1,2720.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72870.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2615.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing44835.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging148.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1007.9% of county employees



Barry County Michigan

Total Businesses7920.3% of state total
Total Employment10,0610.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76574.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction11414.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,48134.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places486.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8828.8% of county employees



Bay County Michigan

Total Businesses1,9880.8% of state total
Total Employment28,7810.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80277.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade31515.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare6,30621.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1175.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,18211.1% of county employees



Benzie County Michigan

Total Businesses4080.2% of state total
Total Employment3,5790.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60058.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction8320.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,12931.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Residential building construction307.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Hotels and motels except casino hotels55915.6% of county employees



Berrien County Michigan

Total Businesses3,2731.4% of state total
Total Employment53,5111.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91288.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade46614.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing13,05824.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2457.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,9949.3% of county employees



Branch County Michigan

Total Businesses7400.3% of state total
Total Employment11,1220.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73771.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11815.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,31420.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places425.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,33212.0% of county employees



Calhoun County Michigan

Total Businesses2,1270.9% of state total
Total Employment45,5101.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$96893.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade38017.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing12,35227.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1326.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing4,0738.9% of county employees



Cass County Michigan

Total Businesses6670.3% of state total
Total Employment7,4860.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73771.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9714.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,54734.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places395.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places83911.2% of county employees



Charlevoix County Michigan

Total Businesses7260.3% of state total
Total Employment8,8110.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82279.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction11315.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,51628.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places517.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places96911.0% of county employees



Cheboygan County Michigan

Total Businesses7100.3% of state total
Total Employment5,5400.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56654.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate16.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12517.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,35724.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places669.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places82114.8% of county employees



Chippewa County Michigan

Total Businesses6980.3% of state total
Total Employment6,3230.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56054.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12618.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,70727.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places527.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places69911.1% of county employees



Clare County Michigan

Total Businesses4640.2% of state total
Total Employment5,4770.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69767.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8819.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade95417.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places378.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places63111.5% of county employees



Clinton County Michigan

Total Businesses1,1480.5% of state total
Total Employment14,7240.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79977.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction15413.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,30615.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places544.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0046.8% of county employees



Crawford County Michigan

Total Businesses2520.1% of state total
Total Employment3,1540.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74672.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4015.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing44814.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places197.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places38712.3% of county employees



Delta County Michigan

Total Businesses9350.4% of state total
Total Employment11,7730.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71369.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14315.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,16218.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places515.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8707.4% of county employees



Dickinson County Michigan

Total Businesses7840.3% of state total
Total Employment11,1690.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84882.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11314.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,61423.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places476.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8497.6% of county employees



Eaton County Michigan

Total Businesses1,7620.7% of state total
Total Employment36,0921.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88085.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade27915.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,31717.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1086.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,7717.7% of county employees



Emmet County Michigan

Total Businesses1,3310.6% of state total
Total Employment15,5770.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76374.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction22817.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services2,95819.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Residential building construction876.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,68710.8% of county employees



Genesee County Michigan

Total Businesses6,6472.8% of state total
Total Employment115,5573.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84582.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,17217.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare23,66620.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4546.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places11,4909.9% of county employees



Gladwin County Michigan

Total Businesses3440.1% of state total
Total Employment3,3140.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67165.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6518.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade76723.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places288.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places35010.6% of county employees



Gogebic County Michigan

Total Businesses3450.1% of state total
Total Employment3,6590.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70067.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5816.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing81622.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places226.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2336.4% of county employees



Grand Traverse County Michigan

Total Businesses3,2111.3% of state total
Total Employment44,8371.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82379.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47814.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare9,75121.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1795.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,3469.7% of county employees



Gratiot County Michigan

Total Businesses6550.3% of state total
Total Employment10,1100.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79477.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10315.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,18321.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places274.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Continuing care assisted living facilities4794.7% of county employees



Hillsdale County Michigan

Total Businesses6980.3% of state total
Total Employment10,6710.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81378.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11015.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,78335.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places486.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7176.7% of county employees



Houghton County Michigan

Total Businesses7770.3% of state total
Total Employment8,1310.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65163.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12616.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare1,83622.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places587.5% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals96211.8% of county employees



Huron County Michigan

Total Businesses8810.4% of state total
Total Employment9,3850.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73471.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12213.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,69218.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places536.0% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals8979.6% of county employees



Ingham County Michigan

Total Businesses5,6412.3% of state total
Total Employment109,0542.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$89987.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade83114.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare22,77420.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4077.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places10,0879.2% of county employees



Ionia County Michigan

Total Businesses8950.4% of state total
Total Employment16,8060.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57355.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services17419.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,74722.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households9210.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8655.1% of county employees



Iosco County Michigan

Total Businesses5150.2% of state total
Total Employment6,0690.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71869.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8817.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,02316.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places438.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Other support activities for air transport.78813.0% of county employees



Iron County Michigan

Total Businesses3150.1% of state total
Total Employment2,8410.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67965.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4815.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade72025.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places185.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1946.8% of county employees



Isabella County Michigan

Total Businesses1,2300.5% of state total
Total Employment20,0020.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66564.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade18615.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services3,44817.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places735.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,27711.4% of county employees



Jackson County Michigan

Total Businesses2,5311.1% of state total
Total Employment49,2551.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$90087.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade40215.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,81619.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1626.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,8267.8% of county employees



Kalamazoo County Michigan

Total Businesses4,8972.0% of state total
Total Employment105,3172.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$96693.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade71614.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing18,68417.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3717.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9,0038.5% of county employees



Kalkaska County Michigan

Total Businesses2910.1% of state total
Total Employment3,1140.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$97694.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction4314.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade42513.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Support activities for mining227.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2287.3% of county employees



Kent County Michigan

Total Businesses14,2435.9% of state total
Total Employment370,0049.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91288.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,75412.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing67,13618.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places8405.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services32,0298.7% of county employees



Keweenaw County Michigan

Total Businesses570.0% of state total
Total Employment3010.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$42841.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services1628.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3812.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Hotels and motels except casino hotels814.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Timber tract operations00.0% of county employees



Lake County Michigan

Total Businesses1260.1% of state total
Total Employment1,1570.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60859.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services2519.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare43737.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1511.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1038.9% of county employees



Lapeer County Michigan

Total Businesses1,4380.6% of state total
Total Employment17,1820.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73070.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21214.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,15830.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places714.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,93611.3% of county employees



Leelanau County Michigan

Total Businesses6440.3% of state total
Total Employment4,7930.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65263.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction11117.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services97720.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places487.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places64513.5% of county employees



Lenawee County Michigan

Total Businesses1,6170.7% of state total
Total Employment22,5950.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79477.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade25515.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,57024.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1187.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,1029.3% of county employees



Livingston County Michigan

Total Businesses4,6971.9% of state total
Total Employment54,5781.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$86183.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services78016.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,52017.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households48710.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,52111.9% of county employees



Luce County Michigan

Total Businesses1540.1% of state total
Total Employment1,0770.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$52150.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2717.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade24722.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging138.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging434.0% of county employees



Mackinac County Michigan

Total Businesses3970.2% of state total
Total Employment3,4900.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58656.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate20.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services10325.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,56444.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4210.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Hotels and motels except casino hotels89625.7% of county employees



Macomb County Michigan

Total Businesses17,3247.2% of state total
Total Employment293,1197.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,044101.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2,42414.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing68,51823.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,1186.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places24,7138.4% of county employees



Manistee County Michigan

Total Businesses4830.2% of state total
Total Employment4,4470.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69967.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8818.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,04423.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places326.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3728.4% of county employees



Marquette County Michigan

Total Businesses1,4550.6% of state total
Total Employment21,5230.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75873.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23816.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare5,42325.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places956.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,36311.0% of county employees



Mason County Michigan

Total Businesses6560.3% of state total
Total Employment8,7770.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72470.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10115.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,04823.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places416.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6797.7% of county employees



Mecosta County Michigan

Total Businesses6060.3% of state total
Total Employment9,0080.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74372.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11819.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,18724.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places538.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places94210.5% of county employees



Menominee County Michigan

Total Businesses4090.2% of state total
Total Employment4,9760.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71769.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6315.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,01640.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places307.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4148.3% of county employees



Midland County Michigan

Total Businesses3,0101.2% of state total
Total Employment33,9660.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,361132.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services1,41246.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,97217.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households1,26742.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing3,80811.2% of county employees



Missaukee County Michigan

Total Businesses3220.1% of state total
Total Employment2,8880.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64362.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction5617.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing58220.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Dairy cattle and milk production278.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters1435.0% of county employees



Monroe County Michigan

Total Businesses2,0720.9% of state total
Total Employment35,5130.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$93190.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade31615.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,76816.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1617.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,1248.8% of county employees



Montcalm County Michigan

Total Businesses8980.4% of state total
Total Employment13,1710.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73671.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16318.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,01322.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places515.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,1438.7% of county employees



Montmorency County Michigan

Total Businesses1770.1% of state total
Total Employment1,5330.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68066.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate9.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction3922.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing31820.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Residential building construction1810.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places926.0% of county employees



Muskegon County Michigan

Total Businesses2,6951.1% of state total
Total Employment55,9161.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79276.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade44916.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing13,55624.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2047.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,2939.5% of county employees



Newaygo County Michigan

Total Businesses7100.3% of state total
Total Employment9,9310.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74472.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12317.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,55325.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places446.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6826.9% of county employees



Oakland County Michigan

Total Businesses39,03516.2% of state total
Total Employment683,32318.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,193115.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services6,12915.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare102,42415.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2,2295.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places48,2377.1% of county employees



Oceana County Michigan

Total Businesses4950.2% of state total
Total Employment5,5860.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64962.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7815.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,66329.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Noncitrus fruit and tree nut farming346.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3055.5% of county employees



Ogemaw County Michigan

Total Businesses4740.2% of state total
Total Employment5,0390.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63361.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9019.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,50129.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places347.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places53510.6% of county employees



Ontonagon County Michigan

Total Businesses1370.1% of state total
Total Employment8660.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$54853.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction2115.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade27331.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Residential building construction118.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places829.5% of county employees



Osceola County Michigan

Total Businesses3890.2% of state total
Total Employment5,6950.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$87384.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction5614.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,57727.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places266.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2684.7% of county employees



Oscoda County Michigan

Total Businesses1680.1% of state total
Total Employment1,2200.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55954.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3219.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing39632.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places148.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores645.2% of county employees



Otsego County Michigan

Total Businesses6680.3% of state total
Total Employment9,1040.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72570.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10115.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,32725.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places456.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places98810.9% of county employees



Ottawa County Michigan

Total Businesses5,5452.3% of state total
Total Employment110,4652.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88485.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction79814.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing41,61937.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2815.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7,4276.7% of county employees



Presque Isle County Michigan

Total Businesses3000.1% of state total
Total Employment2,3160.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72970.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate10.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6220.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade38416.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places144.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1476.3% of county employees



Roscommon County Michigan

Total Businesses4690.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1760.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56955.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate9.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9420.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,25230.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places367.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places60014.4% of county employees



Saginaw County Michigan

Total Businesses3,7571.6% of state total
Total Employment73,6151.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83480.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade65717.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare15,30620.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2185.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,9089.4% of county employees



Sanilac County Michigan

Total Businesses7660.3% of state total
Total Employment9,3110.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66264.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12215.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,70029.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places486.3% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals7698.3% of county employees



Schoolcraft County Michigan

Total Businesses2080.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6990.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74171.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3918.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade34920.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging178.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging804.7% of county employees



Shiawassee County Michigan

Total Businesses1,0150.4% of state total
Total Employment13,1230.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72470.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16516.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare2,31617.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places747.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,1408.7% of county employees



St. Clair County Michigan

Total Businesses2,6741.1% of state total
Total Employment38,4861.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81979.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade41615.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,64122.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1706.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,96410.3% of county employees



St. Joseph County Michigan

Total Businesses4,6011.9% of state total
Total Employment21,7420.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70468.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services3,62478.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,26538.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households3,50476.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Private households3,69217.0% of county employees



Tuscola County Michigan

Total Businesses7340.3% of state total
Total Employment8,5790.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71869.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11215.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,46517.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Insurance agencies and brokerages294.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5035.9% of county employees



Van Buren County Michigan

Total Businesses1,2300.5% of state total
Total Employment17,3130.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79777.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade19015.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,65115.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places735.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,5448.9% of county employees



Washtenaw County Michigan

Total Businesses8,0403.3% of state total
Total Employment130,7903.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,068103.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services1,25015.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare23,34817.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households5867.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places11,9659.1% of county employees



Wayne County Michigan

Total Businesses30,27812.6% of state total
Total Employment637,82716.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,160112.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5,51118.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare118,35018.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2,2097.3% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals50,0577.8% of county employees



Wexford County Michigan

Total Businesses7170.3% of state total
Total Employment11,2910.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73571.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11816.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,05527.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places486.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7997.1% of county employees






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About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.