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Top 94 Popular Jobs in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI

What professions have the highest employment in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI? In this article we show the top 94 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI. We note that the total employment in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI is 848,510. The most popular job is the general and operations manager profession, which employs 11,540 people (1.36 percent of the total employment in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI). The second most common job is the accountant and auditor profession which employs 8,060 people (0.95 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI is computed from data published by BLS in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. 94 most popular jobs in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI (2018 survey)

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
848,510
100.00% $39,320
2 General and Operations Managers
11,540
1.36% $120,230
3 Accountants and Auditors
8,060
0.95% $64,570
4 Computer Systems Analysts
6,050
0.71% $79,480
5 Other Business Operations Specialists
5,250
0.62% $45,140
6 Applications Software Developers
5,210
0.61% $85,520
7 Human Resources Specialists
4,680
0.55% $60,400
8 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
4,310
0.51% $56,760
9 Management Analysts
4,150
0.49% $79,740
10 Mechanical Engineers
3,950
0.47% $78,440
11 All Other Managers
3,610
0.43% $89,350
12 Computer User Support Specialists
3,590
0.42% $49,470
13 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
3,190
0.38% $56,240
14 Administrative Services Managers
2,970
0.35% $111,090
15 Financial Managers
2,910
0.34% $128,570
16 Personal Financial Advisors
2,780
0.33% $92,640
17 Industrial Engineers
2,750
0.32% $75,270
18 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
2,720
0.32% $74,430
19 Computer and Information Systems Managers
2,530
0.30% $121,620
20 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
2,390
0.28% $65,210
21 Loan Officers
2,340
0.28% $61,940
22 Industrial Production Managers
2,170
0.26% $107,370
23 Civil Engineers
2,110
0.25% $73,330
24 Medical and Health Services Managers
2,060
0.24% $99,830
25 Financial Analysts
1,870
0.22% $74,980
26 Training and Development Specialists
1,830
0.22% $57,590
27 Sales Managers
1,710
0.20% $132,740
28 Electrical Engineers
1,640
0.19% $80,730
29 Computer Programmers
1,630
0.19% $79,960
30 Systems Software Developers
1,500
0.18% $92,300
31 Chief Executives
1,420
0.17% $184,220
32 Architectural and Engineering Managers
1,410
0.17% $119,280
33 Computer Network Support Specialists
1,360
0.16% $64,720
34 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
1,260
0.15% $107,420
35 Food Service Managers
1,250
0.15% $49,020
36 Cost Estimators
1,200
0.14% $56,520
37 Logisticians
1,190
0.14% $61,170
38 Compliance Officers
1,130
0.13% $64,270
39 Other Computer Occupations
1,120
0.13% $72,710
40 Marketing Managers
1,080
0.13% $121,810
41 Web Developers
1,060
0.12% $51,290
42 Labor Relations Specialists
1,010
0.12% $52,010
43 Postsecondary Education Administrators
950
0.11% $93,570
44 Human Resources Managers
940
0.11% $117,210
45 Computer Network Architects
940
0.11% $102,840
46 Construction Managers
880
0.10% $115,120
47 Social and Community Service Managers
880
0.10% $64,960
48 Credit Analysts
840
0.10% $64,990
49 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
810
0.10% $90,490
50 Insurance Underwriters
790
0.09% $66,750
51 Architectural and Civil Drafters
740
0.09% $54,330
52 Fundraisers
690
0.08% $55,470
53 Architects (Except Landscape and Naval)
620
0.07% $76,300
54 Database Administrators
590
0.07% $96,600
55 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
570
0.07% $47,790
56 Other Financial Specialists
550
0.06% $61,510
57 Mechanical Drafters
540
0.06% $50,590
58 Financial Examiners
500
0.06% $76,100
59 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
470
0.06% $101,310
60 Information Security Analysts
460
0.05% $86,300
61 Purchasing Managers
440
0.05% $109,080
62 Property, Real Estate Managers
440
0.05% $59,740
63 Operations Research Analysts
410
0.05% $79,510
64 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
400
0.05% $59,430
65 Legislators
380
0.04% $37,570
66 Budget Analysts
380
0.04% $76,400
67 Environmental Engineers
260
0.03% $74,310
68 Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
250
0.03% $58,700
69 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
230
0.03% $46,420
70 Tax Preparers
230
0.03% $47,590
71 Surveyors
230
0.03% $60,880
72 Computer Hardware Engineers
230
0.03% $103,510
73 Training and Development Managers
220
0.03% $95,450
74 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
200
0.02% $68,600
75 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate
160
0.02% $81,250
76 Credit Counselors
160
0.02% $39,470
77 Natural Sciences Managers
140
0.02% $96,920
78 Actuaries
130
0.02% $112,150
79 Statisticians
130
0.02% $79,520
80 Materials Engineers
130
0.02% $68,240
81 Engineers, All Other
130
0.02% $86,600
82 Electrical and Electronics Drafters
130
0.02% $56,670
83 Landscape Architects
120
0.01% $55,600
84 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
110
0.01% $81,500
85 Compensation and Benefits Managers
100
0.01% $115,870
86 Chemical Engineers
100
0.01% $84,750
87 Lodging Managers
80
0.01% $50,110
88 Other Education Administrators
70
0.01% $67,970
89 Biomedical Engineers
70
0.01% $76,430
90 Advertising and Promotions Managers
50
0.01% $116,420
91 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
50
0.01% $63,990
92 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
40
0.00% $84,800
93 Computer and Information Research Scientists
40
0.00% $103,200
94 Other Drafters
40
0.00% $52,710

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