Michigan Machinists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Machinists in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Machinists in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson, Bay City and Holland
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lansing, Detroit and Monroe
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Machinists in Michigan

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

Schools for Machinists in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Machinist Training Schools in Michigan

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  • Programs: Automotive Services Technology - MOPAR CAP - Associate, Welding - Certificate, Welding - Associate, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate
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More Michigan Machinist Training Schools

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

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Machinists

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:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Machinists 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 670 $49200 1.11
Battle Creek 230 $37360 1.44
Bay City 360 $43940 3.53
Flint 610 $40830 1.57
Grand Rapids 3090 $38630 2.04
Wyoming 3090 $38630 2.04
Jackson 760 $33910 4.37
Detroit 13790 $39610 2.51
Warren 13790 $39610 2.51
Dearborn 13790 $39610 2.51
Saginaw 800 $40130 3.33
Lansing 1400 $52220 2.36
East Lansing 1400 $52220 2.36
Kalamazoo 800 $43580 2.04
Portage 800 $43580 2.04
Midland 50 $39740 0.51
Monroe 690 $58360 6.18
Muskegon 910 $27460 5.09
Niles 500 $39220 2.9
Benton Harbor 500 $39220 2.9
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