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Source: Wisconsin's Worknet Local Unemployment Statistics, 2015; Unemployment rate is the 2015 average, not seasonally adjusted
Labor Force Unemployment Rate
Eau Claire City 39,695 3.9%
Eau Claire County 58,136 3.9%
Eau Claire MSA 91,409 6.1%

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Locally Produced Talent

Source: Numbers provided by local educational institutions for the 2013 academic year
# of Students Enrolled # of Graduates in 2013
Medical & Health Degrees 4,288 892
Science Degrees 1,992 376
Technical Degrees 3,293 639
Business Degrees 4,793 1,231
Manufacturing Degrees 925 213
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Wage Comparisons

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics, 2015
Job Title & Occupational Code Eau Claire,
WI
Madison, 
WI 
Minneapolis,
MN 
Chicago,
IL 
Dallas,
TX
San Jose,
CA 
General & Operations Managers (11-1021) $94,150 $116,360 $114,790 $121,470 $138,840 $158,460
Human Resource Specialists (13-1071) $52,590 $58,590 $64,150 $60,220 $66,880 $91,120
Industrial Production Managers (11-3051) $104,930 $109,010 $111,630 $98,210 $105,430 $148,290
First-Line Supervisors of Production & Operation Workers (51-1011) $54,020 $58,610 $61,370 $59,750 $61,670 $67,710
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers & Material Movers (53-1021) $48,580 $47,430 $52,360 $53,130 $48,780 $48,540
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers & Weighers (51-9061) $39,180 $37,270 $40,500 $36,860 $40,930 $47,510
Computer Systems Analysts (15-1121) $64,240 $73,140 $91,030 $87,760 $94,520 $114,790
Information Security Analysts (15-1122) $70,470 $79,040 $90,550 $94,300 $88,620 $127,530
Software Developers, Applications (15-1132) $68,260 $84,800 $93,090 $91,990 $102,400 $147,220
Web Developers (15-1134) $46,700 $57,500 $69,560 $76,750 $72,490 $107,500
Database Administrators (15-1141) $71,100 $73,020 $90,400 $83,030 $86,020 $103,230
Electrical Engineers (17-2071) $83,890 $87,890 $93,490 $92,599 $97,330 $134,610

 

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29,751 students enrolled in our 5 local educational institutions. 

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46% of residents 25 years and older have some type of higher educational degree. (Sperling's Best Places, 2015)

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6,344 students graduated from our local universities and colleges in 2013.