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Green Bay Employment

Employment and Industries in the Green Bay, Wisconsin Area

The leading industries in Green Bay, Wisconsin are healthcare, manufacturing, educational services; arts, entertainment and recreation; and accommodation and food services. Companies in the paper industry and related businesses are integral parts of the economy. Meat packing plants are also economic assets.

The majority of the jobs in Green Bay are provided by the service sectors. Other important job providing sectors are manufacturing, trade, transportation and utilities; healthcare, educational services and the government. A large number of the manufacturing jobs are from or related to the paper industry. The professional football team, the Green Bay Packers provide numerous full and part-time jobs.

Jobs are provided by industries that produce items such as cheese, lumber, woodwork, awnings, food products, paper products, steel furniture, fertilizers and auto parts.

The top employers in the Green Bay area:

  • Humana
  • Schneider National Inc
  • Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin
  • Georgia Pacific Corporation
  • Bellin Health
  • Aurora Healthcare
  • St. Vincent Hospital
  • American Foods Group
  • United Health Group
  • Wisconsin Public Service
  • ShopKo Stores
  • JBSPackerland
  • Associated Banc-Corp
  • Prevea Clinic
  • KI
  • Walmart
  • Procter & Gamble Paper Products
  • Green Bay Packing, Inc
  • Paper Converting Machine Company

Details regarding Green Bay Wisconsin: Average salary in 2009: $35,000. Adult population holding a bachelor's degree or higher: 19%. Cost of living index in 2008: 79.8 (U.S. average: 100).

Local businesses have access to helpful associations such as:

Green Bay Press-Gazette provides current information about local business activities.

Jobs in Green Bay

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations173030$44,070$21.19100
2Office and Administrative Support Occupations27870$35,940$17.2814.35
3Production Occupations19980$38,260$18.45.7
4Sales and Related Occupations16120$40,180$19.329.9
5Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations14650$21,500$10.348.55
6Transportation and Material Moving Occupations13900$36,650$17.626.55
7Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations10120$72,860$35.035.8
8Education, Training, and Library Occupations9370$47,530$22.856.05
9Business and Financial Operations Occupations8120$58,900$28.325.25
10Management Occupations7500$97,780$47.016.15
11Personal Care and Service Occupations6980$24,400$11.734.3
12Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations6850$46,130$22.183.8
13Construction and Extraction Occupations6840$49,210$23.664.45
14Customer Service Representatives5760$36,960$17.771.75
15Office Clerks, General4710$34,210$16.451.9
16Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers4680$44,200$21.251.2
17Retail Salespersons4560$25,530$12.282.85
18Computer and Mathematical Occupations4520$70,600$33.942.9
19Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food4300$18,870$9.072.3
20Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations4130$26,600$12.793.65
21Healthcare Support Occupations4000$32,130$15.453
22Registered Nurses3740$62,540$30.071.95
23Cashiers3530$20,830$10.012.2
24Protective Service Occupations3360$41,800$20.12.2
25Personal Care Aides3320$23,390$11.251.5
26Architecture and Engineering Occupations2870$66,950$32.191.7
27Waiters and Waitresses2620$20,720$9.961.7
28Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand2600$31,810$15.291.7
29Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks2560$35,920$17.271.05
30Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products2320$65,470$31.480.9
31Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners2310$26,540$12.761.55
32Stock Clerks and Order Fillers2290$23,240$11.171.3
33Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations2280$42,300$20.341.8
34Community and Social Service Occupations2000$45,050$21.661.65
35Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers1930$31,080$14.940
36Maintenance and Repair Workers, General1930$40,580$19.510.9
37General and Operations Managers1900$107,770$51.811.5
38First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers1830$54,560$26.230.95
39Bartenders1600$20,140$9.680.4
40Nursing Assistants1580$29,280$14.081
41Cooks, Restaurant1550$22,480$10.810.8
42Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders1470$41,750$20.070.1
43First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers1460$59,370$28.540.4
44Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders1360$37,250$17.910.2
45Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers1280$31,240$15.020.6
46Carpenters1250$50,320$24.190.7
47Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators1230$35,150$16.90.35
48Receptionists and Information Clerks1230$28,310$13.610.7
49Accountants and Auditors1190$62,830$30.210.9
50Sales Representatives, Services, All Other1170$49,780$23.930.6
51Construction Laborers1030$37,160$17.870.8
52Industrial Machinery Mechanics1000$48,090$23.120.2
53Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive1000$35,610$17.121.5
54First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers930$29,970$14.410.6
55First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers930$39,840$19.151
56Packers and Packagers, Hand930$25,550$12.280.45
57Security Guards930$28,180$13.550.7
58Food Batchmakers900$37,850$18.20.1
59Helpers--Production Workers900$34,900$16.780.3
60Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers900$37,190$17.880.3
61Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations900$61,100$29.380.8
62Printing Press Operators860$40,280$19.360.1
63Tellers850$29,650$14.250.3
64Computer User Support Specialists840$50,890$24.470.4
65Software Developers, Applications820$72,830$35.020.55
66Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers820$41,400$19.90.3
67Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers810$31,190$150.1
68Computer Systems Analysts780$85,400$41.060.4
69Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners780$22,180$10.660.9
70Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education760$30,600$14.710.3
71Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks760$35,110$16.880.4
72Managers, All Other750$80,800$38.840.6
73Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks730$37,660$18.10.2
74Driver/Sales Workers720$36,120$17.370.3
75Insurance Sales Agents720$69,440$33.390.3
76Dishwashers710$18,270$8.780.3
77Machinists710$46,970$22.580.25
78Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers700$26,670$12.820.8
79Human Resources Specialists690$56,660$27.240.35
80Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria670$29,090$13.980.3
81Medical Assistants640$34,740$16.70.45
82Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other630$57,100$27.450.1
83Counter and Rental Clerks620$26,850$12.910.3
84Recreation Workers620$21,900$10.530.25
85Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators610$53,240$25.590.2
86Food Preparation Workers610$22,380$10.760.6
87Firefighters600$43,270$20.80.2
88Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists600$57,960$27.870.4
89Telemarketers600$55,880$26.870.1
90Childcare Workers590$22,750$10.940.8
91Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers590$41,200$19.810.2
92Electricians580$55,780$26.820.4
93First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers550$64,250$30.890.4
94Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics540$44,440$21.360.5
95Medical and Health Services Managers540$89,070$42.820.25
96Bus Drivers, School or Special Client520$34,400$16.540.3
97Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists510$46,530$22.370.2
98Civil Engineers510$76,150$36.610.2
99First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers510$63,250$30.410.3
100Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses510$41,120$19.770.5
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Jobs More Common Near Green Bay Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$44,070173,030
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$35,94027,870
Production Occupations$38,26019,980
Sales and Related Occupations$40,18016,120
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$21,50014,650
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$36,65013,900
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$72,86010,120
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,5309,370
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$58,9008,120
Management Occupations$97,7807,500
Personal Care and Service Occupations$24,4006,980
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$46,1306,850
Construction and Extraction Occupations$49,2106,840
Customer Service Representatives$36,9605,760
Office Clerks, General$34,2104,710
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$44,2004,680
Retail Salespersons$25,5304,560
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$70,6004,520
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food$18,8704,300
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$26,6004,130
Healthcare Support Occupations$32,1304,000
Registered Nurses$62,5403,740
Cashiers$20,8303,530
Protective Service Occupations$41,8003,360
Personal Care Aides$23,3903,320
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$66,9502,870
Waiters and Waitresses$20,7202,620
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$31,8102,600
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$35,9202,560
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$65,4702,320
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$26,5402,310
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$23,2402,290
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$42,3002,280
Community and Social Service Occupations$45,0502,000
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$31,0801,930
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$40,5801,930
General and Operations Managers$107,7701,900
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$54,5601,830
Bartenders$20,1401,600
Nursing Assistants$29,2801,580
Cooks, Restaurant$22,4801,550
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders$41,7501,470
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$59,3701,460
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders$37,2501,360
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$31,2401,280
Carpenters$50,3201,250
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$35,1501,230
Receptionists and Information Clerks$28,3101,230
Accountants and Auditors$62,8301,190
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other$49,7801,170

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Green Bay, Wisconsin Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$44,070173,030
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$35,94027,870
Production Occupations$38,26019,980
Sales and Related Occupations$40,18016,120
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$36,65013,900
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$72,86010,120
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,5309,370
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$58,9008,120
Management Occupations$97,7807,500
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$46,1306,850
Construction and Extraction Occupations$49,2106,840
Customer Service Representatives$36,9605,760
Office Clerks, General$34,2104,710
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$44,2004,680
Retail Salespersons$25,5304,560
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$70,6004,520
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$26,6004,130
Healthcare Support Occupations$32,1304,000
Registered Nurses$62,5403,740
Protective Service Occupations$41,8003,360
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$66,9502,870
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$31,8102,600
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$35,9202,560
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$65,4702,320
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$26,5402,310
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$42,3002,280
Community and Social Service Occupations$45,0502,000
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$31,0801,930
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$40,5801,930
General and Operations Managers$107,7701,900
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$54,5601,830
Nursing Assistants$29,2801,580
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders$41,7501,470
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$59,3701,460
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders$37,2501,360
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$31,2401,280
Carpenters$50,3201,250
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$35,1501,230
Receptionists and Information Clerks$28,3101,230
Accountants and Auditors$62,8301,190
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other$49,7801,170
Construction Laborers$37,1601,030
Industrial Machinery Mechanics$48,0901,000
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$35,6101,000
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$29,970930
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$39,840930
Packers and Packagers, Hand$25,550930
Security Guards$28,180930
Food Batchmakers$37,850900
Helpers--Production Workers$34,900900

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