Michigan Celebrated Manufacturing Week

With more than 48,000 annual career openings in Production occupations in Michigan alone, Manufacturing Week plays a key role in helping students explore the opportunities that exist in these and other fields.

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HOT SKILLS AND JOB GROWTH

The manufacturing industry in Michigan represents approximately one-fifth of the state’s GDP, injecting over $100 billion dollars into the global economy in 2018, showing the important role the industry plays in the state’s continued economic resurgence.
Source: BEA, GDP by state in current (2018) dollars

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MEDIAN WEEKLY WAGE

$1,276

according to Bureau of Labor Market Information

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Michigan Manufacturers

11,386

according to the Michigan Manufacturers Association

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Current Employees

600,000+

according to Bureau of Labor Market Information

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Take a look at some of the manufacturing careers we have in Michigan!

A machinist working at one of his machines at Founders Brewery.

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A welder welding a piece of metal.

Manufacturing in Michigan

Sara Lee pies on a conveyor belt.

Sara Lee Frozen Bakery

Brandon Holstege, a sophomore at Allendale High School, learns how to operate a crane during Manufacturing Week at Star Crane and Hoist.

STAR Crane and Hoist

Connor Sports floors being made at the manufacturing facility.

Connor Sports

Students touring Sheridan Books for Manufacturing Week.

Sheridan Books

Students touring Flexible Metal for Manufacturing Week.

Flexible Metal

Students on a tour at Reed City Group for Manufacturing Day.

Reed City Group

Students on a tour at Hardwood Solutions for Manufacturing Week.

Hardwood Solutions