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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Appleton, Wisconsin Metro Area

MSA: Appleton, WI
counties: Calumet, Outagamie
Population (2016 estimate): 234,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 3.0%
NFP Employment (2016): 125,000
Average Earnings (2016): $43,860

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 5,570 45.4 0.9 $88,610
Business and Financial Operations 5,920 48.2 0.9 $54,930
IT and Mathematical 2,680 21.8 0.7 $66,110
Architecture and Engineering 2,540 20.7 1.2 $68,780
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 490 4.0 0.5 $50,390
Community and Social Services 2,310 18.8 1.3 $29,550
Legal and Judicial 410 3.3 0.4 $59,900
Education, Training, and Library 6,400 52.2 0.9 $42,640
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 1,340 10.9 0.8 $33,340
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 5,370 43.7 0.7 $60,420
Healthcare Support 2,630 21.5 0.7 $30,410
Protective Services 1,700 13.9 0.6 $31,230
Food Preparation and Serving Related 10,420 84.9 0.9 $19,380
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 3,070 25.0 0.8 $23,870
Personal Care and Services 3,290 26.8 0.8 $23,070
Sales and Related 14,970 121.9 1.2 $29,270
Office and Administrative Support 16,970 138.2 0.9 $33,450
Construction and Extraction 6,130 49.9 1.3 $47,130
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 5,130 41.7 1.1 $44,820
Production 16,480 134.2 2.1 $37,140
Transportation and Material Moving 8,820 71.8 1.0 $30,820

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