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

Eau Claire, Wisconsin Metro Area

MSA: Eau Claire, WI
counties: Chippewa, Eau Claire
Population (2016 estimate): 167,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 3.1%
NFP Employment (2016): 86,000
Average Earnings (2016): $38,190

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 3,530 43.2 0.9 $81,500
Business and Financial Operations 3,410 41.8 0.8 $50,340
IT and Mathematical 1,370 16.8 0.6 $56,260
Architecture and Engineering 1,540 18.9 1.1 $61,180
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 280 3.4 0.4 $57,310
Community and Social Services 1,290 15.8 1.1 $43,360
Legal and Judicial 310 3.8 0.5 $39,850
Education, Training, and Library 4,360 53.4 0.9 $48,470
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 820 10.0 0.7 $33,910
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 5,940 72.7 1.2 $59,940
Healthcare Support 2,710 33.2 1.2 $29,750
Protective Services 1,570 19.2 0.8 $37,200
Food Preparation and Serving Related 7,230 88.5 1.0 $18,740
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 2,460 30.1 1.0 $24,040
Personal Care and Services 3,990 48.8 1.5 $22,770
Sales and Related 8,160 99.9 1.0 $24,680
Office and Administrative Support 13,160 161.0 1.0 $32,110
Construction and Extraction 2,940 36.0 0.9 $49,130
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 3,320 40.7 1.1 $42,550
Production 7,010 85.9 1.3 $33,110
Transportation and Material Moving 6,090 74.5 1.1 $29,830

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