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13.0% Jobs Projection
$75,630 Median Salary
1,710 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Wisconsin are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Managers in Wisconsin is growing faster than average.

  • Managers in Wisconsin earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Managers Work in Wisconsin?

12,400 people worked as Managers in 2018 in this state.

There were 11,860 Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 540 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Managers in WI Employment Trend

The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Wisconsin has more Managers than average.

Managers in WI vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Wisconsin

Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 13.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Managers: Nation vs. WI

Wisconsin Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 1,710 annual job openings, and 22,390 total jobs in 2026 for Managers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Managers Make in Wisconsin?

In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $40,890 to $139,410 with $75,630 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.66 to $67.03. The median hourly rate was $36.36.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $36.4 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.04.

The median salary in Wisconsin is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Managers Earnings: WI vs. National Average

Top Wisconsin Metros for Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 8,060 $122,520
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 3,610 $89,350
Madison, WI 1,930 $86,210
Green Bay, WI 890 $74,140
Appleton, WI 480 $68,350
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 360 $84,620
Oshkosh-Neenah, WI 320 $82,620
Eau Claire, WI 320 $60,980
Janesville-Beloit, WI 290 $89,770
Duluth, MN-WI 270 $95,810
Wausau, WI 260 $81,380
Racine, WI 220 $66,620
Sheboygan, WI 220 $73,230
Fond du Lac, WI 190 $63,730

Top States for Managers Employment

View the list below to see where most Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 66,300 $129,300
Florida 23,160 $90,740
Texas 20,710 $113,510
District of Columbia 19,910 $141,320
New Jersey 18,370 $127,510
Virginia 17,280 $130,590
New York 16,600 $109,910
Georgia 14,480 $109,920
Tennessee 14,480 $74,130
Maryland 14,450 $119,900
Ohio 14,410 $97,600
Wisconsin 12,400 $75,630
North Carolina 11,990 $113,560
Washington 11,280 $116,700
Pennsylvania 11,060 $116,820
Louisiana 9,790 $79,900
Minnesota 9,350 $118,410
Colorado 8,940 $127,750
Massachusetts 8,660 $120,100
Arizona 8,520 $98,540

Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $141,320
Virginia $130,590
California $129,300
Colorado $127,750
New Jersey $127,510
Delaware $124,710
Massachusetts $120,100
Maryland $119,900
New Hampshire $118,520
Minnesota $118,410

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