Average Salary for City of Detroit Employees

City of Detroit employees bring home $50K per year on average. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: City of Detroit
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About This Company

Detroit, Michigan 

Education, K-12 Schools

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $60K annually on average. The largest slice of the City of Detroit workforce (35 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $52K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, City of Detroit pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $55K.


When it comes to skills, People Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $74K annually. A garden variety skill at City of Detroit is Microsoft Office; around two in five of City of Detroit's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Project Management, Customer Service, and Office Administration as well.

Benefits and Perks

City of Detroit lets only one-half of workers take paid vacation and only a third of employees take sick leave. Most workers report having health insurance, and a large number of respondents report having dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for City of Detroit


64 %
36 %
$31,861 - $57,315
$52,473 - $95,840

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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