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Regional Labor Market Information

Regional Labor Market Information

The North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board serves as a clearinghouse for up-to-date, local labor market information. Working with the Office of Economic Advisors, and using Bureau of Labor Statistics Data as well as projections from Economic Modeling Associates, businesses and individuals in North Central Wisconsin are supplied with the labor market information they need to make informed workforce decisions.

Contact Derek Heikkinen at 715-204-1647 for more information.

 

Industry projections for WDA 6’s largest industries
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High growth occupations in WDA 6 (Short-term occupation projections)

Description 2014 Jobs 2016 Jobs Change % Change
Personal Care Aides 2,307 2,493 186 8%
Truck Drivers 6,104 6,288 184 3%
Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 4,073 4,231 158 4%
Registered Nurses 4,075 4,214 139 3%
Home Health Aides 1,178 1,302 124 11%
Nursing Assistants 2,687 2,800 113 4%
Customer Service Representatives 3,162 3,253 91 3%
Bartenders 2,004 2,086 82 4%
Medical Assistants 1,284 1,365 81 6%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 1,911 1,982 71 4%
Medical Secretaries 912 974 62 7%
General and Operations Managers 2,089 2,144 55 3%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 1,568 1,623 55 4%
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 1,472 1,526 54 4%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 2,240 2,292 52 2%
Janitors and Cleaners 3,358 3,409 51 2%
Machinists 864 913 49 6%