Wisconsin



News Releases:

Mar
24

County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2016

Wisconsin’s six large counties had employment increases from September 2015 to September 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
20

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Gary-Kenosha — February 2017

Gasoline prices averaged $2.420 a gallon in the Chicago-Gary-Kenosha area in February 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2016

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $29.59 per hour in the South to $40.55 in the Northeast during December 2016.

Wisconsin Economy at a Glance:

Wisconsin
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,119.7 (2)3,118.6 (2)3,117.0 (2)3,114.9 3,120.4 (p)3,130.7

Employment(1)

(2)2,988.8 (2)2,988.8 (2)2,988.5 (2)2,988.1 2,998.8 (p)3,013.5

Unemployment(1)

(2)130.9 (2)129.8 (2)128.4 (2)126.8 121.6 (p)117.2

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)4.2 (2)4.2 (2)4.1 (2)4.1 3.9 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,923.8 2,930.1 2,933.8 2,934.3 2,939.7 (p)2,950.8

12-month % change

0.9 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.7 (p)1.0

Mining and Logging(4)

3.6 3.7 3.8 3.7 3.9 (p)4.0

12-month % change

-10.0 -7.5 -5.0 -7.5 0.0 (p)2.6

Construction(4)

112.1 110.7 111.0 112.8 114.6 (p)113.8

12-month % change

2.4 0.8 0.5 1.3 2.8 (p)1.4

Manufacturing(4)

463.3 467.1 466.2 468.4 468.1 (p)468.7

12-month % change

-0.7 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.4 (p)0.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

541.4 538.2 537.9 535.8 541.8 (p)543.6

12-month % change

1.1 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.7 (p)0.7

Information(4)

48.8 48.1 47.7 47.7 47.8 (p)48.3

12-month % change

-1.0 -2.6 -3.4 -3.2 -3.0 (p)-2.2

Financial Activities(4)

151.8 151.8 151.6 152.2 154.0 (p)153.3

12-month % change

0.4 0.2 0.1 0.5 1.9 (p)1.3

Professional & Business Services(4)

322.3 321.1 320.7 320.3 321.8 (p)323.3

12-month % change

1.9 1.3 0.9 0.3 -0.2 (p)0.2

Education & Health Services(4)

447.0 448.8 449.6 449.2 450.6 (p)449.1

12-month % change

2.3 2.5 2.5 2.1 2.2 (p)1.6

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

274.6 274.6 274.3 274.3 273.0 (p)278.2

12-month % change

1.3 0.5 -0.2 -0.1 -0.8 (p)0.7

Other Services(4)

149.5 150.4 150.5 151.7 150.9 (p)151.8

12-month % change

0.8 1.3 1.4 2.0 1.3 (p)1.9

Government(4)

409.4 415.6 420.5 418.2 413.2 (p)416.7

12-month % change

0.3 1.9 3.9 2.2 0.8 (p)1.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(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
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Green Bay Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Madison, WI, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Milwaukee Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Duluth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2017
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2017
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2014-15 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2016
Women’s Earnings In Wisconsin – 2015 Pay News Release Jan 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Gary-Kenosha — February 2017 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2017
Average Energy Prices for the U.S. and Selected Metropolitan Areas Average energy prices Table Mar 2017
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2016
Consumer Price Index, Milwaukee-Racine — Second Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index, Minneapolis-St. Paul — Second Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Gary-Kenosha — February 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Milwaukee Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Minneapolis Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2017
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Wisconsin — 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – February 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2017
Union Members in Wisconsin — 2016 Employment News Release Mar 2017
Chicago Area Employment — November 2016 Employment News Release Dec 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Madison — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Mar 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in Wisconsin — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2017
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Dec 2015
Union Membership Historical Table for Wisconsin Employment Table Mar 2017
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Mar 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Green Bay — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Duluth — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Business Employment Dynamics in Wisconsin — First Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Dec 2016