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Milwaukee Employment, Occupation and Industry

Milwaukee Employment by Job Type Total Civilian Population Graph

2010 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Milwaukee, WI Wisconsin United States
White Collar 146,492 70.16% 1,762,668 70.28% 92,009,214 74.72%
Blue Collar 62,301 29.84% 745,476 29.72% 31,125,749 25.28%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 28,860 11.44% 449,467 15.52% 23,044,053 16.09%
Professional and Related 51,320 20.34% 585,335 20.21% 31,190,648 21.78%
Sales and Office 66,312 26.29% 727,866 25.14% 37,774,513 26.38%
Service 43,131 17.10% 369,411 12.76% 19,324,452 13.50%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 337 0.13% 18,240 0.63% 727,249 0.51%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 14,529 5.76% 237,132 8.19% 12,677,154 8.85%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 47,772 18.94% 508,344 17.55% 18,448,595 12.88%

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White Collar Employment: perform tasks that are considered less physically laborious

Blue Collar Employment: perform tasks that are manual, technical labor or are in technical maintenance "trades"

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Milwaukee Employment by Industry for Total Civilian Population Graph

2010 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Milwaukee, WI Wisconsin United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 722 0.29% 65,364 2.26% 2,134,305 1.49%
Construction 9,691 3.84% 180,662 6.24% 9,982,202 6.97%
Manufacturing 39,453 15.64% 554,882 19.16% 17,078,738 11.93%
Wholesale Trade 6,213 2.46% 80,275 2.77% 4,371,371 3.05%
Retail Trade 21,460 8.51% 290,442 10.03% 14,346,753 10.02%
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 13,753 5.45% 144,354 4.98% 7,992,800 5.58%
Information 6,877 2.73% 60,745 2.10% 4,210,964 2.94%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 17,580 6.97% 182,307 6.30% 9,894,999 6.91%
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, etc. 24,714 9.80% 215,912 7.46% 14,935,847 10.43%
Educational, Health and Social Services 65,546 25.98% 659,702 22.78% 31,705,830 22.14%
Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation and Food Services, etc. 23,074 9.15% 227,765 7.87% 12,115,678 8.46%
Other Services 11,426 4.53% 127,341 4.40% 7,373,033 5.15%
Public Administration 11,752 4.66% 106,044 3.66% 7,044,144 4.92%

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Employment by Industry: This data represents 2010 employment by industry for the total civilian population.

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Milwaukee Employment Statistics for all Potential Employees Graph

2010 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Milwaukee, WI Wisconsin United States
Employment Potential 439,975 4,379,268 237,450,726
Civilian Total 252,261 2,895,795 143,186,664
Employed Civilian Males 124,394 28.27% 1,515,273 34.60% 76,490,548 32.21%
Employed Civilian Females 127,867 29.06% 1,380,522 31.52% 66,696,116 28.09%
Armed Forces Male 191 0.04% 2,570 0.06% 1,041,883 0.44%
Armed Forces Female 38 0.01% 530 0.01% 194,250 0.08%
Unemployed Males 25,053 5.69% 155,347 3.55% 8,607,960 3.63%
Unemployed Females 18,396 4.18% 87,484 2.00% 5,967,224 2.51%
Not in the Labor Force Male 61,978 14.09% 524,752 11.98% 32,071,333 13.51%
Not in the Labor Force Female 82,058 18.65% 712,790 16.28% 46,381,412 19.53%

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Workforce Statistics: The Workforce breakdown is derived from data, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

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Milwaukee Population Growth Statistics Graph

2010 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Milwaukee, WI Wisconsin United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 188,552 74.74% 2,180,085 75.28% 105,622,009 73.77%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 22,594 8.96% 230,288 7.95% 10,090,727 7.05%
Local Government Workers 22,509 8.92% 176,230 6.09% 8,961,757 6.26%
State Government Workers 7,063 2.80% 117,107 4.04% 6,692,635 4.67%
Federal Government Workers 4,599 1.82% 36,898 1.27% 3,541,754 2.47%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 6,788 2.69% 150,525 5.20% 8,072,936 5.64%
Unpaid Family Workers 156 0.06% 4,662 0.16% 204,846 0.14%

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Civilian Employers (Population Age 16+): This data represents 2010 employment by type of employers for the total civilian population, over age 16.

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