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Wisconsin



News Releases:

Sep
21

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — August 2020

Gasoline prices averaged $2.357 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in August 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
17

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2020

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $31.66 per hour in the South to $40.69 in the West during June 2020.

Sep
11

Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — August 2020

Prices in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.1 percent in August.

Wisconsin Economy at a Glance:

Wisconsin
Data Series Back
Data
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,088.8 3,048.6 3,103.2 3,062.8 3,026.5 (p)3,048.4

Employment(1)

2,992.5 2,633.1 2,726.6 2,798.2 2,810.7 (p)2,858.4

Unemployment(1)

96.3 415.6 376.7 264.6 215.8 (p)190.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.1 13.6 12.1 8.6 7.1 (p)6.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,967.8 2,518.1 2,589.5 2,691.2 2,720.5 (p)2,755.2

12-month % change

-0.5 -15.6 -13.1 -9.9 -8.8 (p)-7.5

Mining and Logging(3)

4.0 3.9 3.6 3.5 3.5 (p)3.6

12-month % change

-7.0 -7.1 -14.3 -14.6 -16.7 (p)-12.2

Construction(3)

127.5 115.6 119.5 120.9 122.7 (p)124.5

12-month % change

3.2 -6.6 -3.6 -2.8 -1.3 (p)0.1

Manufacturing(3)

482.9 444.5 452.5 450.8 455.8 (p)458.7

12-month % change

-0.4 -8.3 -6.6 -6.9 -5.9 (p)-5.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

531.3 471.6 486.7 506.7 508.1 (p)514.9

12-month % change

-0.9 -12.0 -9.0 -5.4 -4.8 (p)-3.5

Information(3)

45.5 40.6 39.4 39.6 39.5 (p)39.2

12-month % change

-3.4 -13.2 -15.8 -16.3 -16.3 (p)-16.6

Financial Activities(3)

154.9 150.9 151.3 151.6 150.5 (p)151.2

12-month % change

0.5 -2.2 -2.0 -1.7 -2.5 (p)-1.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

319.5 286.1 287.5 296.8 297.3 (p)297.1

12-month % change

-2.4 -12.8 -12.0 -9.3 -8.4 (p)-8.6

Education & Health Services(3)

467.5 412.9 421.4 434.7 443.7 (p)443.4

12-month % change

1.3 -10.7 -9.0 -6.2 -4.4 (p)-4.6

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

278.0 121.9 149.7 197.0 203.0 (p)208.1

12-month % change

-2.3 -57.3 -47.4 -30.9 -28.6 (p)-26.5

Other Services(3)

150.7 118.0 122.5 130.1 132.1 (p)132.2

12-month % change

-1.2 -22.7 -19.8 -14.9 -13.5 (p)-13.4

Government(3)

406.0 352.1 355.4 359.5 364.3 (p)382.3

12-month % change

0.1 -13.3 -12.1 -12.2 -10.9 (p)-5.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Appleton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Green Bay Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Madison, WI, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Milwaukee Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Duluth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2017–18 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2019
Women’s Earnings In Wisconsin — 2018 Pay News Release Jan 2020
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — August 2020 Average energy prices News Release Sep 2020
Average energy prices for the United States, regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table Sep 2020
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, Milwaukee-Racine — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — July 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2020
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — August 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Milwaukee Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Minneapolis Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Wisconsin — 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – August 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2020
Union Members in Wisconsin — 2019 Employment News Release Feb 2020
Chicago Area Employment — May 2020 Employment News Release Jul 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Madison — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Midwest Economy – Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Fatal Work Injuries in Wisconsin — 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Mar 2020
Union Membership Historical Table for Wisconsin Employment Table Feb 2020
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Aug 2020
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Green Bay — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Duluth — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Business Employment Dynamics in Wisconsin — First Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Dec 2019
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Wisconsin — 2018 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Mar 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Computer Occupations in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Midwest — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Eau Claire — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fond du Lac — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Janesville-Beloit — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in La Crosse-Onalaska — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Oshkosh-Neenah — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Racine — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sheboygan — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wausau — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Appleton — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020