Strengthening the State Economy
In 2015, there were nearly 560,000 direct healthcare jobs in Michigan, which generated $35 billion in direct wages, salaries and benefits. Of the direct healthcare jobs in the state, Michigan hospitals alone provide nearly 228,000 direct jobs and employ nearly 40 percent of Michigan healthcare workers. In addition, among Michigan’s leading economic sectors, healthcare comprises 52 percent of direct jobs in the state compared to education at 34 percent and automotive manufacturing at 14 percent.
Read more information about healthcare’s impact on Michigan’s economy.
Economic Impact Report