2017 APR Wood Tech Program Trends

2017 APR Wood Tech Program Trends








Occupation Overview
Emsi Q1 2017 Data Set
April 2017

Western Technical College

400 Seventh Street
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
608.785.9200

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Parameters
Occupations
Code

Description

47-2031

Carpenters

47-2061

Construction Laborers

47-2141

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

47-2181

Roofers

47-4099

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

51-7011

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

47-3012

Helpers--Carpenters

Regions
Code

Description

55011

Buffalo County, WI

55023

Crawford County, WI

55053

Jackson County, WI

55057

Juneau County, WI

55063

La Crosse County, WI

55081

Monroe County, WI

55121

Trempealeau County, WI

55123

Vernon County, WI

Timeframe
2018 - 2022

Datarun
2017.1 – Employees
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7 Occupations in Western Technical College District

829

2018 2022
Change
25

2018 2022 %
Change
3%

2018 2022
Openings
68

855

917

62

7%

79

80

1

150

161

Helpers--Carpenters

37

47-4099

Construction and
Related Workers,
All Other

51-7011

Cabinetmakers and
Bench Carpenters

SOC
47-2031

47-2181
47-3012

47-2141

133

33

$15.29

1%

<10

Insf. Data

$15.23

11

7%

22

6

$16.46

38

1

3%

<10

Insf. Data

$12.80

21

22

1

5%

<10

Insf. Data

$17.60

442

545

103

23%

120

30

$12.49

2,388

2,592

204

9%

357

89

$15.95

2022 Jobs

804

Carpenters
Construction
Laborers
Painters,
Construction and
Maintenance
Roofers

47-2061

17

Median
Hourly
Earnings
$18.29

2018
Jobs

Description

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Openings

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Occupation Summary for 7 Occupations

2,222

8.5%

$15.95/hr

Jobs (2016)

% Change (2018-2022)

Median Hourly Earnings

5% above National average

Nation: 3.7%

Nation: $18.44/hr

Growth

2,388

2,592

204

8.5%

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change (2018-2022)

% Change (2018-2022)

Occupation

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

Carpenters (47-2031)

804

829

25

3%

Construction Laborers
(47-2061)

855

917

62

7%

79

80

1

1%

150

161

11

7%

Helpers--Carpenters
(47-3012)

37

38

1

3%

Construction and Related
Workers, All Other
(47-4099)

21

22

1

5%

Cabinetmakers and Bench
Carpenters (51-7011)

442

545

103

23%

Painters, Construction and
Maintenance (47-2141)
Roofers (47-2181)

Percentile Earnings

$12.86/hr

$15.95/hr

$21.09/hr

25th Percentile Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile Earnings

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25th Percentile
Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile
Earnings

Carpenters (47-2031)

$14.77

$18.29

$24.58

Construction Laborers (47-2061)

$12.18

$15.29

$20.87

Painters, Construction and
Maintenance (47-2141)

$11.67

$15.23

$21.02

Roofers (47-2181)

$12.90

$16.46

$20.49

Helpers--Carpenters (47-3012)

$11.06

$12.80

$14.93

Construction and Related
Workers, All Other (47-4099)

$14.16

$17.60

$21.27

Cabinetmakers and Bench
Carpenters (51-7011)

$10.58

$12.49

$14.75

Occupation

Regional Trends

Region

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

●

Region

2,388

2,592

204

8.5%

●

Wisconsin

38,410

39,567

1,157

3.0%

●

United States

2,176,126

2,255,721

79,595

3.7%

Regional Breakdown
County

2022 Jobs

La Crosse County, WI

981

Trempealeau County, WI

706

Jackson County, WI

292

Monroe County, WI

242
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County

2022 Jobs

Vernon County, WI

115

Occupation Gender Breakdown

Gender
●

Males

●

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

Females

2,157

97.1%

65

2.9%

Occupation Age Breakdown

Age

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

14-18

29

1.3%

●

19-24

297

13.4%

●

25-34

645

29.0%

●

35-44

544

24.5%

●

45-54

450

20.2%

●

55-64

225

10.1%

●

65+

32

1.5%

Occupation Race/Ethnicity Breakdown

Race/Ethnicity
●

White

●

Hispanic or Latino

●

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent
2,025

91.1%

132

6.0%

Asian

25

1.1%

●

Black or African American

18

0.8%

●

American Indian or Alaska Native

12

0.5%

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Race/Ethnicity

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

Two or More Races

9

0.4%

●

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0

0.0%

Occupational Programs

1

16

57

Programs (2015)

Completions (2015)

Openings (2015)

CIP Code

Program

46.0201

Completions (2015)

Carpentry/Carpenter

16

Industries Employing 7 Occupations
Occupation
Group Jobs
in Industry
(2016)

% of
Occupation
Group in
Industry
(2016)

% of Total
Jobs in
Industry
(2016)

Upholstered Household Furniture Manufacturing

321

14.5%

8.2%

Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction

208

9.4%

28.0%

Commercial and Institutional Building Construction

172

7.8%

38.9%

New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale
Builders)

163

7.3%

57.0%

Roofing Contractors

157

7.1%

55.1%

Industry

Appendix A - Data Sources and
Calculations
Location Quotient
Location quotient (LQ) is a way of quantifying how concentrated a particular industry, cluster, occupation, or
demographic group is in a region as compared to the nation. It can reveal what makes a particular region unique
in comparison to the national average.

Occupation Data
Emsi occupation employment data are based on final Emsi industry data and final Emsi staffing patterns. Wage
estimates are based on Occupational Employment Statistics (QCEW and Non-QCEW Employees classes of
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worker) and the American Community Survey (Self-Employed and Extended Proprietors). Occupational wage
estimates also affected by county-level Emsi earnings by industry.

Completers Data
The completers data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

Institution Data
The institution data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

State Data Sources
This report uses state data from the following agencies: Illinois Department of Employment Security,
Employment Projections; Iowa Workforce Development; Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth,
Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives; Minnesota Department of Employment and
Economic Development; Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Bureau of Workforce Information

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