Wisconsin Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Milwaukee County Wisconsin, 25,577
County with the Most Employees: Milwaukee County Wisconsin, 429,839
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Waukesha County Wisconsin, $1,041
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Iron County Wisconsin, 7.1%



Adams County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2870.2% of state total
Total Employment3,4390.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65069.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services4515.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services79223.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places217.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Vegetable and melon farming41011.9% of county employees



Ashland County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5080.3% of state total
Total Employment6,2810.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74479.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7715.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing99115.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places326.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5128.2% of county employees



Barron County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,3450.8% of state total
Total Employment18,4900.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71976.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21816.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,72531.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places785.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,3047.1% of county employees



Bayfield County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4070.2% of state total
Total Employment2,5250.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$51354.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services8821.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services69127.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places379.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Hotels and motels except casino hotels26410.5% of county employees



Brown County Wisconsin

Total Businesses6,6053.9% of state total
Total Employment139,0335.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$93198.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare93414.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing26,21418.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3936.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9,1566.6% of county employees



Buffalo County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3150.2% of state total
Total Employment2,9910.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67271.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4514.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Transport and warehousing76125.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled268.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2137.1% of county employees



Burnett County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3540.2% of state total
Total Employment3,2320.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63567.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services6117.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing93729.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places318.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3129.7% of county employees



Calumet County Wisconsin

Total Businesses7240.4% of state total
Total Employment11,8560.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75279.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction8311.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,82732.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places385.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9067.6% of county employees



Chippewa County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,5030.9% of state total
Total Employment20,8420.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74979.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare22014.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,27525.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places825.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,2516.0% of county employees



Clark County Wisconsin

Total Businesses7630.5% of state total
Total Employment9,0470.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72777.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction10213.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,18135.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled455.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy product except frozen manufacturing8349.2% of county employees



Columbia County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,4860.9% of state total
Total Employment18,8220.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77181.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction18712.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,65930.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places986.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,3317.1% of county employees



Crawford County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3920.2% of state total
Total Employment6,2910.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66871.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare7318.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,66226.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled348.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4226.7% of county employees



Dane County Wisconsin

Total Businesses14,9518.9% of state total
Total Employment262,26610.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,022108.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services2,01213.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare36,00613.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places9736.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places21,8758.3% of county employees



Dodge County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,6921.0% of state total
Total Employment30,1791.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$86291.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare22213.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing10,42134.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places935.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy product except frozen manufacturing1,5315.1% of county employees



Door County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,2100.7% of state total
Total Employment12,0150.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64868.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services24119.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services2,73222.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places12410.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,65213.7% of county employees



Douglas County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,0290.6% of state total
Total Employment12,6710.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74078.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare16415.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,99015.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled747.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0558.3% of county employees



Dunn County Wisconsin

Total Businesses8940.5% of state total
Total Employment14,3480.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75980.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare13815.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,27522.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled596.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9926.9% of county employees



Eau Claire County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,6881.6% of state total
Total Employment51,1942.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83688.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare44416.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare12,06623.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1826.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,1408.1% of county employees



Florence County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1200.1% of state total
Total Employment7420.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$47950.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services3025.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing18625.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Drinking places alcoholic beverages1613.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places10013.5% of county employees



Fond Du Lac County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,2111.3% of state total
Total Employment40,9511.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84990.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade31514.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing10,75826.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1346.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,9077.1% of county employees



Forest County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2460.1% of state total
Total Employment1,3830.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57360.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare3715.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing30221.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled197.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1188.5% of county employees



Grant County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,2340.7% of state total
Total Employment13,5890.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67872.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16713.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,66919.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places685.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0107.4% of county employees



Green County Wisconsin

Total Businesses9310.6% of state total
Total Employment14,0180.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75680.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12213.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,59825.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places576.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8656.2% of county employees



Green Lake County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4540.3% of state total
Total Employment5,0310.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71275.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5712.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,01320.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places255.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3236.4% of county employees



Iowa County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5900.4% of state total
Total Employment8,6590.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78383.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare7612.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,31838.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places325.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4254.9% of county employees



Iron County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1970.1% of state total
Total Employment1,3330.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53556.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services3919.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare31623.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places189.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places15611.7% of county employees



Jackson County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4280.3% of state total
Total Employment6,3080.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80685.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare6214.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade81312.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled245.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4316.8% of county employees



Jefferson County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,9531.2% of state total
Total Employment28,8691.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76481.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare26713.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,49529.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1226.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,9396.7% of county employees



Juneau County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5760.3% of state total
Total Employment6,9500.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73678.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services8214.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,13430.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled356.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4997.2% of county employees



Kenosha County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3,2201.9% of state total
Total Employment57,6082.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79084.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare61519.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade8,87415.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled2568.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,4349.4% of county employees



Kewaunee County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4770.3% of state total
Total Employment5,9410.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75279.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction6513.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,87131.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Dairy cattle and milk production357.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy cattle and milk production76612.9% of county employees



La Crosse County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,9491.8% of state total
Total Employment61,2612.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82487.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare39213.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare14,66123.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1966.6% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals7,74312.6% of county employees



Lafayette County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3820.2% of state total
Total Employment3,1970.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69373.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4912.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing84526.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Dairy cattle and milk production246.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy cattle and milk production2558.0% of county employees



Langlade County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5650.3% of state total
Total Employment6,4850.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66170.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8314.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,38721.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled396.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4867.5% of county employees



Lincoln County Wisconsin

Total Businesses7050.4% of state total
Total Employment9,2070.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78483.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare11416.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,65128.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled547.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6457.0% of county employees



Manitowoc County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,7741.1% of state total
Total Employment29,7961.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82787.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade24013.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,35831.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1055.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,8136.1% of county employees



Marathon County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3,2912.0% of state total
Total Employment63,3762.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$86692.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare44513.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing16,19825.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1885.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,4825.5% of county employees



Marinette County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,0970.7% of state total
Total Employment16,2340.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79384.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare16214.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,15337.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places766.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9716.0% of county employees



Marquette County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2930.2% of state total
Total Employment3,1240.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66170.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4415.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,21238.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled237.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2096.7% of county employees



Menominee County Wisconsin

Total Businesses640.0% of state total
Total Employment1140.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$28330.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare3960.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare4035.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3859.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging00.0% of county employees



Milwaukee County Wisconsin

Total Businesses25,57715.2% of state total
Total Employment429,83917.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,003106.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8,09031.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare94,45222.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5,61421.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places29,5116.9% of county employees



Monroe County Wisconsin

Total Businesses9680.6% of state total
Total Employment15,7360.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73978.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare12913.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,91524.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places565.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9946.3% of county employees



Oconto County Wisconsin

Total Businesses7070.4% of state total
Total Employment7,3610.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63167.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9713.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,17029.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places466.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6058.2% of county employees



Oneida County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,3660.8% of state total
Total Employment14,1980.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74178.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21115.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,39223.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1027.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,2008.5% of county employees



Outagamie County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5,0383.0% of state total
Total Employment97,2953.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$89394.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade67613.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing19,06919.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3196.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,8687.1% of county employees



Ozaukee County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,8011.7% of state total
Total Employment39,5941.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88594.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare36413.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,50724.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1505.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,0887.8% of county employees



Pepin County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2340.1% of state total
Total Employment1,8110.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76581.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3314.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade30616.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled135.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1709.4% of county employees



Pierce County Wisconsin

Total Businesses8140.5% of state total
Total Employment6,9980.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65669.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10012.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,50821.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled506.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places73710.5% of county employees



Polk County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,0440.6% of state total
Total Employment13,4810.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69573.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13412.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,81328.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places514.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7905.9% of county employees



Portage County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,6291.0% of state total
Total Employment29,7761.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81186.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services20712.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,87416.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1287.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,4808.3% of county employees



Price County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3980.2% of state total
Total Employment4,6360.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74379.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6516.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,97442.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled287.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation1974.2% of county employees



Racine County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4,2262.5% of state total
Total Employment65,2072.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$89595.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare80018.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing17,81327.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3799.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,1247.9% of county employees



Richland County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3890.2% of state total
Total Employment4,8180.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68973.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8120.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,39729.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled4010.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy product except frozen manufacturing63013.1% of county employees



Rock County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3,2311.9% of state total
Total Employment57,8472.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84689.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47014.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing10,21417.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2297.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,9778.6% of county employees



Rusk County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2980.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1030.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70374.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare5418.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,57438.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3010.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Landscaping services1623.9% of county employees



Sauk County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,8621.1% of state total
Total Employment31,1421.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73678.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade27915.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services6,97922.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1447.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,49311.2% of county employees



Sawyer County Wisconsin

Total Businesses6140.4% of state total
Total Employment4,9920.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64868.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services10717.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,08121.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places518.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places52510.5% of county employees



Shawano County Wisconsin

Total Businesses9300.6% of state total
Total Employment9,8920.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63667.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare16217.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,06720.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled10211.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9409.5% of county employees



Sheboygan County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,6641.6% of state total
Total Employment55,0672.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91797.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare44716.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing21,14638.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1957.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,3806.1% of county employees



St. Croix County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,1841.3% of state total
Total Employment29,2541.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78183.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction26011.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,78723.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1275.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,17310.8% of county employees



Taylor County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4430.3% of state total
Total Employment7,1150.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72276.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5813.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,14330.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Other specialized trucking local214.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Other plastics product manufacturing3274.6% of county employees



Trempealeau County Wisconsin

Total Businesses6770.4% of state total
Total Employment11,9980.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78082.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9413.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,10250.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled416.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4934.1% of county employees



Vernon County Wisconsin

Total Businesses6090.4% of state total
Total Employment7,2230.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66971.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10116.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare1,70623.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places345.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5457.5% of county employees



Vilas County Wisconsin

Total Businesses8950.5% of state total
Total Employment5,7510.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56760.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services19922.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,59027.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places869.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places77913.5% of county employees



Walworth County Wisconsin

Total Businesses2,6741.6% of state total
Total Employment34,7321.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71475.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction31411.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,78725.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1836.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,2329.3% of county employees



Washburn County Wisconsin

Total Businesses5140.3% of state total
Total Employment4,5700.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63267.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services7815.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,04122.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places377.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4098.9% of county employees



Washington County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3,2661.9% of state total
Total Employment50,4122.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$85490.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction44713.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing14,52528.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1785.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,9047.7% of county employees



Waukesha County Wisconsin

Total Businesses12,7257.6% of state total
Total Employment225,4299.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,041110.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare1,47311.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing42,09118.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places6064.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places14,2046.3% of county employees



Waupaca County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,1970.7% of state total
Total Employment15,8850.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72677.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16113.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,92737.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places816.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,2938.1% of county employees



Waushara County Wisconsin

Total Businesses4530.3% of state total
Total Employment4,7110.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61665.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6614.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing93919.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places286.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4008.5% of county employees



Winnebago County Wisconsin

Total Businesses3,5802.1% of state total
Total Employment82,9333.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$986104.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare52614.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing22,94727.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2266.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,0246.1% of county employees



Wood County Wisconsin

Total Businesses1,8571.1% of state total
Total Employment33,5801.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$85090.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare28915.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare9,20127.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1176.3% of county businesses
Most Employees General freight trucking long-distance2,7788.3% of county employees






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About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.