Wages / Availability
Workers in Washington County, with very little exception, are some of the most skilled and affordable in the multi-state region. In fact, both companies interested in relocating and existing businesses exploring new growth opportunity consistently cite our labor force availability, top skills and affordability, as top reasons for choosing Washington County for their growth projects compared to other locations in the Milwaukee MSA, State and Midwest region.
With labor force ranking consistently as one of the top three most important site selection factors across various site selection and development surveys, be sure to check out the labor information below to see why companies are choosing Washington County as a place where they can confidently growth their business not just today…but well into the future. Now that’s an incentive that matters!
|Median Hourly Wage|
|Occupation Code||Occupation Title||Washington County||Milwaukee MSA||Wisconsin||United States|
|51-4072||Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||$13.89||$15.01||$14.03||$13.77|
|51-4081||Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||$16.54||$18.62||$17.65||$16.32|
|51-2021||Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers||N/A||$17.73||$17.60||$14.83|
|51-5111||Prepress Technicians and Workers||$19.46||$19.32||$19.48||$17.91|
|51-5112||Printing Press Operators||$17.81||$17.51||$18.21||$16.61|
|45-1011||First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers||$29.18||$31.93||$24.46||$20.85|
|45-2092||Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse||$10.04||$10.96||$9.69||$8.97|