Receptionists and Information Clerks in Wisconsin
Is Wisconsin a good place for you to work as a Receptionist or Information Clerk?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Receptionists and Information Clerks in Wisconsin are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Receptionists and Information Clerks in Wisconsin is growing slower than average.
Receptionists and Information Clerks in Wisconsin earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Receptionists and Information Clerks Work in Wisconsin?
There were approximately 24,050 workers employed as Receptionists and Information Clerks in this state in 2018.
There were 20,720 Receptionists and Information Clerks employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 3,330 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 13,720 Receptionists and Information Clerks working in it, which means Wisconsin has more Receptionists and Information Clerks than average.
Job Projections for Wisconsin
Jobs for Receptionists and Information Clerks in this state are growing at a rate of 4.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.
Wisconsin Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 2,820 annual job openings, and a total of 21,690 jobs for Wisconsin Receptionists and Information Clerks in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 151,100 annual jobs and 1,149,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Receptionists and Information Clerks Make in Wisconsin?
In 2018 wages for Receptionists and Information Clerks ranged from $19,240 to $39,670 with $29,480 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.25 to $19.07. The median hourly rate was $14.17.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $13.55 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.62.
The median salary in Wisconsin is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Wisconsin Metros for Receptionists and Information Clerks
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Receptionists and Information Clerks.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||11,630||$31,240|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI||7,620||$29,670|
|Green Bay, WI||1,500||$30,530|
|Eau Claire, WI||1,130||$29,770|
|La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN||420||$29,700|
|Fond du Lac, WI||270||$28,300|
Top States for Receptionists and Information Clerks Employment
View the list below to see where most Receptionists and Information Clerks work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Receptionists and Information Clerks get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$35,350|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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