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Economy in Wisconsin

Wisconsin has an unemployment rate of 4.4%. The US average is 5.2%.

Wisconsin has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.9%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Wisconsin
- The Sales Tax Rate for Wisconsin is 5.5%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Wisconsin is 6.3%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Wisconsin
- The average income of a Wisconsin resident is $27,907 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Wisconsin resident is $52,738 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYWisconsin, WisconsinUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.4%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth1.2%1.6%
  Future Job Growth37.9%38.0%
  Sales Taxes5.5%6.0%
  Income Taxes6.3%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$27,907$28,555
  Household Income$52,738$53,482
  Family Median Income$67,232$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting2.3%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.1%0.6%
  Construction5.3%6.2%
  Manufacturing18.5%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.7%2.7%
  Retail trade11.3%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.6%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance5.0%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.1%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.6%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs3.4%4.3%
  Educational services8.6%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance14.7%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.8%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services6.8%7.4%
  Other services4.2%4.9%
  Public administration0.03490.04801
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    Reviews for Wisconsin    38 Reviews
    Village of Sussex - 2/20/2015
    The village is a very nice place to live,although it could be expensive depending on where you live.It has a nice family atmosphere. You're only three phone calls away... Read More

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    Recreation - 8/4/2014
    There are many options for recreation in all 4... Read More

    why i like wisconsin, why i don't like wisconsin - 8/4/2013
    wisconsin to me is a very friendly state. actually people are a little too friendly most of the time..... they kind of get in your business a little too much for my... Read More


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