Livingston County's Manufacturing Industry

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livingston country manufacturing​Livingston County is home to a number of manufacturing firms that range in specialty from food manufacturing, to chemical manufacturing, to machinery and transportation equipment manufacturing. Here are some statistics regarding the manufacturing industry in Livingston County:

Total Manufacturing Workforce 7,571
Total Manufacturing Establishments 252
Manufacturing Average Annual Wage $58,151

Source: 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

Manufacturing Employment Sectors

Description

Annual Jobs Annual Average Wage
Manufacturing 7,571 $58,151
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 2,664 $61,571
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 1,291 $52,062
Machinery Manufacturing 689 $70,986
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 363 $66,579
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing 722 $40,532
Electric Equipment/Appliance/Component Mfg 203 $47,250
Chemical Manufacturing 465 $72,985
Food Manufacturing 178 $31,212
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing 108 $51,532
Furniture and Related Products Manufacturing 64 $66,009
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing 81 $71,692
Printing and Related Support Activities 59 $33,200
Primary Metal Manufacturing 10 $97,732
Textile Product Mills N/D N/D

Source: 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages

 

Change In Manufacturing Sector Employment By Industry 

Industry % Change (2009-2012) % Change  (2012-2014)
Manufacturing 32% 10%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 62% 17%
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 19% 0%
Machinery Manufacturing 22% -3%
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 12% 2%
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing 61% 79%
Electric Equipment/Appliance/Component Mfg -4% -11%
Chemical Manufacturing 66% 14%
Food Manufacturing 18% 0%
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing 20% 2%
Furniture and Related Products Manufacturing -25% -3%
Computer and Electronic Product Mfg 71% 6%
Printing and Related Support Activities -4% 4%

Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives, State of Michigan

 

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