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Workers in the Green Bay area had an average hourly wage of $20.97 in May 2016, below the national average of $23.86. Production jobs were 10.8% of area employment with an average wage of $17.92.
Workers in the Lincoln area had an average hourly wage of $21.40 in May 2016, below the national average of $23.86. Office and administrative support jobs had an average wage of $16.39.
Workers in the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.44 in May 2016. The average hourly wage for computer and mathematical workers locally was $35.98.
Workers in the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $23.73 in May 2016. The average hourly wage for production workers locally was $18.91.
Workers in the Omaha-Council Bluffs MSA had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.35 in May 2016. Computer and mathematical workers accounted for 4.0% of local employment and earned $37.19 per hour.