Wisconsin



News Releases:

May
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Green Bay — May 2017

Workers in the Green Bay area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.19 in May 2017. Production workers made $18.40 an hour and accounted for 11.5% of local employment.

May
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis — May 2017

Production workers accounted for 10.1 percent of employment in the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis Metropolitan Statistical Area and made $18.82 an hour.

May
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Madison — May 2017

Workers in the Madison area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $25.09 in May 2017. Computer and mathematical workers made $37.82 per hour and accounted for 6.2% of local employment.

Wisconsin Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,158.7 (2)3,158.3 3,157.5 3,161.2 3,168.6 (p)3,175.6

Employment(1)

(2)3,057.7 (2)3,057.4 3,060.8 3,068.4 3,078.0 (p)3,086.1

Unemployment(1)

(2)101.0 (2)100.9 96.7 92.8 90.5 (p)89.5

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.2 (2)3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9 (p)2.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,946.2 2,953.3 2,961.5 2,967.1 2,973.5 (p)2,972.5

12-month % change

0.3 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.0 (p)0.9

Mining and Logging(4)

4.6 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 (p)4.6

12-month % change

24.3 18.4 17.9 15.0 9.5 (p)7.0

Construction(4)

116.5 117.3 118.1 119.7 121.7 (p)119.7

12-month % change

2.0 2.7 2.7 2.9 4.8 (p)2.3

Manufacturing(4)

471.6 472.6 475.3 478.1 479.8 (p)480.3

12-month % change

1.6 1.6 2.1 2.6 2.7 (p)2.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

538.6 539.6 541.4 542.3 544.8 (p)543.1

12-month % change

-0.4 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4 0.3 (p)0.1

Information(4)

46.8 47.0 46.8 46.7 46.7 (p)46.7

12-month % change

-3.9 -3.3 -3.7 -3.9 -3.9 (p)-3.1

Financial Activities(4)

151.6 150.8 151.1 151.5 150.7 (p)151.5

12-month % change

-0.7 -1.0 -1.2 -1.1 -1.8 (p)-1.1

Professional & Business Services(4)

326.5 327.9 326.0 326.2 329.6 (p)330.7

12-month % change

1.3 1.7 0.8 1.2 1.6 (p)1.8

Education & Health Services(4)

452.3 453.0 453.5 453.6 453.0 (p)452.5

12-month % change

1.1 1.3 1.1 1.0 0.8 (p)0.7

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

281.5 283.3 283.6 282.5 282.4 (p)282.0

12-month % change

1.5 2.1 1.3 0.7 0.5 (p)0.9

Other Services(4)

151.4 151.0 153.7 152.6 152.7 (p)151.8

12-month % change

0.3 0.2 2.1 1.1 1.0 (p)0.6

Government(4)

404.8 406.3 407.4 409.3 407.5 (p)409.6

12-month % change

-2.6 -1.3 -0.4 0.2 0.5 (p)0.4

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Appleton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Green Bay Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Madison, WI, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Milwaukee Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Duluth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Women’s Earnings In Wisconsin — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2018 Average energy prices News Release May 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S., regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table May 2018
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index, Milwaukee-Racine — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Minneapolis-St. Paul — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Milwaukee Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Minneapolis Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Wisconsin — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2018
Union Members in Wisconsin — 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Chicago Area Employment — February 2018 Employment News Release Apr 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Madison — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Wisconsin — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Wisconsin Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Mar 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Green Bay — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Duluth — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in Wisconsin — First Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Dec 2017