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All Industries - establishments, jobs, and wages
Bennington County WIB
U.I. Covered Employment & Wages, 2017 annual averages
 
NAICS Industry Sector Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships 1,554 17,143 100.0 $712,593,410 $41,567
    11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 13 97 0.6 $2,816,742 $29,189
    22 Utilities 5 Not published, but included in subtotals
    23 Construction 175 652 3.8 $27,628,435 $42,364
    31 Manufacturing 82 2,245 13.1 $107,577,072 $47,922
    42 Wholesale trade 68 170 1.0 $10,646,238 $62,502
    44 Retail trade 225 2,649 15.5 $83,832,268 $31,648
    48 Transportation and warehousing 42 278 1.6 $10,773,841 $38,731
    51 Information 40 286 1.7 $14,519,190 $50,722
    52 Finance and insurance 59 302 1.8 $20,695,292 $68,641
    53 Real estate and rental and leasing 46 181 1.1 $7,129,824 $39,410
    54 Professional and technical services 186 446 2.6 $38,491,066 $86,320
    55 Management of companies and enterprises 10 Not published, but included in subtotals
    56 Administrative and waste services 125 737 4.3 $23,913,124 $32,447
    61 Educational services 41 2,201 12.8 $91,769,440 $41,701
    62 Health care and social assistance 131 3,255 19.0 $155,703,306 $47,841
    71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation 32 490 2.9 $13,493,589 $27,529
    72 Accommodation and food services 134 1,914 11.2 $41,974,449 $21,931
    81 Other services, except public administration 108 412 2.4 $10,851,863 $26,334
    92 Public administration 34 521 3.0 $25,842,631 $49,642
 
Detail may not add to total.
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
 
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Jobs by Age & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
             Number of Jobs            Percent of Jobs           Percent of Jobs
           Bennington            Bennington          Vermont
Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female  
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     17,390       8,069       9,321        100.0       46.4       53.6        100.0       49.1       50.9  
   14-18     579       272       307         3.3       1.6       1.8         2.9       1.4       1.5  
   19-21     881       394       487         5.1       2.3       2.8         5.2       2.5       2.7  
   22-24     936       486       450         5.4       2.8       2.6         5.8       2.9       2.9  
   25-34     3,254       1,648       1,607         18.7       9.5       9.2         20.4       10.3       10.1  
   35-44     3,075       1,420       1,655         17.7       8.2       9.5         18.3       9.1       9.2  
   45-54     3,767       1,668       2,099         21.7       9.6       12.1         21.2       10.2       11.0  
   55-64     3,603       1,551       2,052         20.7       8.9       11.8         19.4       9.3       10.1  
   65-99     1,294       631       663         7.4       3.6       3.8         6.9       3.6       3.3  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Jobs by Industry & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
              Bennington           Vermont
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors WIB   % of        % of
       Industry
VT   % of        % of
       Industry
  Jobs   WIB   Male   Female   Jobs   VT   Male   Female  
62 Health care and social assistance     3,149       18.1       22.2       77.8       53,693       17.7       23.3       76.7  
44 Retail trade     2,678       15.4       44.8       55.1       37,936       12.5       50.4       49.6  
31 Manufacturing     2,469       14.2       66.3       33.7       30,063       9.9       71.3       28.7  
72 Accommodation and food services     2,054       11.8       42.7       57.2       32,544       10.7       45.2       54.8  
61 Educational services     1,906       11.0       31.6       68.4       32,865       10.8       33.9       66.1  
56 Administrative and waste services     881       5.1       70.8       29.2       12,316       4.1       60.0       40.0  
23 Construction     719       4.1       85.8       14.2       17,587       5.8       87.3       12.7  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     622       3.6       57.4       42.6       5,788       1.9       51.5       48.5  
54 Professional and technical services     470       2.7       45.7       54.5       15,162       5.0       52.8       47.2  
81 Other services, except public administration     457       2.6       41.1       58.9       9,103       3.0       47.8       52.2  
 
WIB Top Ten Sectors 15,405   88.6   45.6   54.4   247,057   81.4   47.4   52.6  
All Sectors 17,390   100.0   46.4   53.6   303,642   100.0   49.1   50.9  
Bennington County WIB share of Vermont Jobs 5.7 %            
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Job Turnover by Age & Gender of Worker
Rate at which stable jobs begin and end
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
            Turnover (%)
           Bennington          Vermont
  Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female  
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     10.5       12.0       9.3         10.3       10.9       9.7  
   14-18     32.0       33.4       30.8         28.6       29.6       27.7  
   19-21     26.8       27.1       26.5         26.3       27.4       25.4  
   22-24     21.6       22.4       20.5         20.0       20.8       19.2  
   25-34     13.4       15.2       11.5         12.3       12.9       11.8  
   35-44     9.1       10.0       8.4         8.5       9.0       8.0  
   45-54     6.9       7.3       6.5         6.9       7.0       6.8  
   55-64     6.7       8.1       5.6         6.8       7.4       6.1  
   65-99     9.8       12.3       7.4         11.2       13.0       9.2  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Job Turnover by Industry & Gender of Worker
Rate at which stable jobs begin and end
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
              Turnover (%)
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors WIB         Bennington        Vermont
  Jobs   Total   Male   Female   Total   Male   Female  
62 Health care and social assistance     3,149       6.9       7.9       6.7       9.3       8.6       9.5  
44 Retail trade     2,678       14.4       15.4       13.5       11.8       11.2       12.4  
31 Manufacturing     2,469       4.7       4.8       4.6       5.4       5.3       5.7  
72 Accommodation and food services     2,054       17.1       18.0       16.4       17.1       16.4       17.7  
61 Educational services     1,906       4.0       4.6       3.6       4.6       5.3       4.3  
56 Administrative and waste services     881       25.4       24.6       27.7       21.0       23.1       17.9  
23 Construction     719       13.4       14.4       7.4       17.3       18.0       12.4  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     622       33.1       36.6       28.1       28.2       33.4       22.8  
54 Professional and technical services     470       8.2       8.7       7.8       7.6       7.6       7.7  
81 Other services, except public administration     457       10.6       11.2       10.2       10.7       11.3       10.2  
 
All Sectors 17,390   10.5   12.0   9.3   10.3   10.9   9.7  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Earnings by Age & Gender of Worker
Average monthly earnings of employees with stable jobs
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
         Average Monthly Earnings ($)          Bennington   Female vs Male
           Bennington            vs Vermont (%)   Earnings Ratio (%)
 
Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female     Bennington   Vermont    
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     3,483       3,993       3,038         91.5       90.1       95.3         76.1       71.9  
   14-18     783       847       729        100.1       99.1      101.8         86.1       83.7  
   19-21     1,457       1,611       1,318         97.2       91.8      103.9         81.8       72.3  
   22-24     2,178       2,408       1,939         95.4       96.4       93.9         80.5       82.6  
   25-34     2,968       3,206       2,722         92.5       90.4       95.3         84.9       80.5  
   35-44     3,687       4,296       3,159         88.1       89.4       88.8         73.5       74.0  
   45-54     4,189       5,013       3,523         91.1       91.7       93.3         70.3       69.1  
   55-64     4,146       4,897       3,571         92.4       90.6       98.3         72.9       67.2  
   65-99     2,615       2,985       2,260         86.9       82.1       96.9         75.7       64.2  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Earnings by Industry & Gender of Worker
Average monthly earnings of employees with stable jobs
 
Bennington County WIB
3rd Quarter 2016
  Bennington
  WIB            Average Monthly Earnings Earnings Ratio
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors Jobs          ----- Total ----- Male   Female     Female/Male
  #   $   % of  
VT  
$   $   %    
62 Health care and social assistance     3,149       4,394      113.7       6,427       3,812       59.3    
44 Retail trade     2,678       2,514       97.7       2,932       2,153       73.4    
31 Manufacturing     2,469       4,709       98.1       4,930       4,275*     86.7*  
72 Accommodation and food services     2,054       2,111      105.2       2,350       1,930       82.1    
61 Educational services     1,906       2,649       77.7       3,237       2,374       73.3    
56 Administrative and waste services     881       2,831       87.9       2,974       2,464       82.9    
23 Construction     719       3,539       84.1       3,700       2,615       70.7    
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     622       2,374      104.4       2,523       2,155       85.4    
54 Professional and technical services     470       5,204       83.9       6,882       3,827       55.6    
81 Other services, except public administration     457       2,206       76.6       2,459       2,020       82.1    
 
All Sectors 17,390   3,483   91.5   3,993   3,038   76.1    
 
* - Data significantly distorted, fuzzed value released.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
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Jobseeker Characteristics
Bennington County WIB
June 2017 - May 2018
 Bennington
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 1,304 100.0
   Gender
Female 560 42.9
Male 725 55.6
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 56 4.3
In School - Post Secondary school 103 7.9
Not In School - High School graduate 927 71.1
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 195 15.0
   Race
White 1,191 91.3
African American 28 2.1
American Indian and Alaskan Native 3 0.2
Asian 5 0.4
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2
 
Jobseeker Characteristics reflect only clients served by VDOL.
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Labor Exchange Information
 
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Educational & Training Resources
Bennington County WIB
Techinical Training Centers, Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
 
Bennington College
 One College Drive
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 442-5401
 Toll Free:800 833-6845
 Web site: www.bennington.edu
 
Community College Of Vermont - Bennington
 324 Main St.
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-2361
 Toll Free:800 228-6686 (VT only)
 Web site: ccv.edu/location/ccv-bennington
 
Putnam Memorial School of Practical Nursing
 Vermont Technical College - Putnam Campus
 150 Hospital Drive
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 442-8811
 Web site: www.vtc.vsc.edu
 
Southern Vermont College
 982 Mansion Drive
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 442-5427
 Toll Free:800 378-2782
 Web site: www.svc.edu
 
Southwest Vermont Career Development Center
 321 Park St.
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-0220
 Web site: www.svcdc.org
 
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    Bennington County WIB
    Vermont Department of Labor local office(s)
     
    Bennington Resource Center
     200 Veterans Memorial Drive, Suite 2
     Bennington, Vt 05201
     Phone:  802 442-6376
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