West Bend employment information

IndexWest BendWisconsinNational
Income per capita$28,947$29,253$29,829
Median household income$56,003$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$69,652$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,340$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$43,428$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$25,415$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level8.2%12.7%15.1%
The West Bend, WI employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in West Bend is $28,947, which is 1% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 3% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $56,003, which is 3% higher than than the Wisconsin average and 1% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in West Bend is 3%, which is 32% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in West Bend is 8% which is 46% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$37,331$56,003$112,006
City
$36,403$54,610$109,220
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in West Bend is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in West Bend is 1% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in West Bend is 32% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in West Bend is 46% lower than the national average.

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West Bend employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry11.0%1.0%
Manufacturing sector30.6%1.6%
Financial & insurance services4.2%7.1%
Wholesale & retail services16.9%16.3%
Public administration3.9%2.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%1.4%
Education, health & social services9.2%35.5%
Other17.7%20.3%

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Germantown, WI19,927$77,96841%
Slinger, WI5,190$73,30233%
West Bend, WI31,661$56,0031%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Midvale, UT31,659$52,5215%
Bowling Green, OH31,641$33,56239%
Naugatuck, CT31,625$59,5228%
Georgetown, KY31,708$60,63210%
Franklin Square, NY31,601$95,65673%
West Bend, WI31,661$56,0031%
Source: The West Bend, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).