Royal Oak employment information

IndexRoyal OakMichiganNational
Income per capita$39,676$26,143$28,555
Median household income$64,873$49,087$53,482
Median income owner occupied$76,577$60,317$68,142
Median income renter occupied$46,788$26,554$33,219
Median earnings male$50,991$34,444$36,116
Median earnings female$36,621$22,340$25,692
Unemployment rate4.4%7.0%5.8%
Poverty level7.6%16.9%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Royal Oak is 39% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Royal Oak is 21% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Royal Oak is 25% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Royal Oak is 51% lower than the national average.

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Royal Oak median earnings by income bracket

Royal Oak employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry4.9%1.0%
Manufacturing sector22.2%0.0%
Financial & insurance services6.7%6.6%
Wholesale & retail services11.4%11.9%
Public administration3.1%2.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.9%1.4%
Education, health & social services13.8%36.3%

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Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI3,031$140,048162%
Franklin, MI3,106$131,111145%
Royal Oak, MI58,382$64,87321%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Chapel Hill, NC58,379$62,62017%
Marietta, GA58,436$42,68820%
South Whittier, CA58,328$64,11220%
La Mesa, CA58,239$54,6302%
Tonawanda CDP, NY58,204$54,4982%
Royal Oak, MI58,382$64,87321%
Source: The Royal Oak, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.