The PayScale Index » Detroit Metro Area

Detroit Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated April 11, 2017

The Motor City is known for two main industries: cars and casinos, both of which create numerous jobs for the city’s residents. Home to America’s “Big Three” automobile manufacturers – General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler – Detroit also does big business in the casino industry, allowing Detroit to enjoy healthy tax revenues.

Wage Growth for Detroit Metro Area, Q1 2017

0.0%

since last quarter

9.1%

since 2006

SEE METHODOLOGY
The PayScale Index: Detroit Metro Area vs. National (US) by Quarter
Quarterly Compensation Trends for Detroit Metro Area
The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.
Detroit Metro Area
National (US)

Learn More About Our Compensation Software

Get Pay Right
Eliminate compensation guesswork and try us today!
Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

See full methodology for compensation trend reports.

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers Start Here »
Advertisement