MICHIGAN (CBS DETROIT) – General Motors is creating more jobs across Michigan and a new study shows just how far its reach is.
Last year, GM directly employed nearly 47,000 people in Michigan.READ MORE: Metro Detroit Women, Linda Orlans and Carla Walker-Miller, Honored in Southeastern Michigan Business Hall of Fame
A study commissioned by the automaker finds those jobs supported another 153,000 jobs across the state.READ MORE: Detroit Extended Season For Ice Skating at Campus Martius Park
GM currently operates 15 plants in Michigan, more than any other state.
The study also finds GM is a big contributor to the economies of nine other states.MORE NEWS: Henry Ford Health Says Over Almost 130,000 COVID-19 Vaccines Have Been Given Since December
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