Michigan Heavy Truck Driving Schools and Careers

Career Information for Heavy Truck Drivers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Heavy Truck Drivers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Monroe, Holland and Bay City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Flint, Battle Creek and Ann Arbor
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Detroit, Warren and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Heavy Truck Drivers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Detroit, Warren and Monroe

Schools for Heavy Truck Drivers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Truck Driving Schools in Michigan

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Cadillac, Flint

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  • Programs: Truck Driving - Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Michigan Truck Driving Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Heavy Truck Drivers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Heavy Truck Drivers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Heavy Truck Drivers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ann Arbor 1030 $38350 0.4
Battle Creek 730 $39990 1.08
Bay City 560 $37260 1.3
Flint 1350 $37520 0.83
Grand Rapids 10100 $39230 1.59
Wyoming 10100 $39230 1.59
Jackson 660 $39270 0.91
Detroit 20320 $40410 0.88
Warren 20320 $40410 0.88
Dearborn 20320 $40410 0.88
Saginaw 1200 $38010 1.18
Lansing 2220 $41780 0.89
East Lansing 2220 $41780 0.89
Kalamazoo 1160 $38230 0.7
Portage 1160 $38230 0.7
Midland 100 $35210 0.23
Monroe 700 $38120 1.48
Muskegon 570 $37100 0.76
Niles 420 $34550 0.57
Benton Harbor 420 $34550 0.57
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