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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
 
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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
4th Quarter 2017
             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     17,420       7,948       9,472        100.0       45.6       54.4        100.0       48.6       51.4  
   14-18     467       234       233         2.7       1.3       1.3         2.5       1.2       1.3  
   19-21     656       276       380         3.8       1.6       2.2         4.1       1.9       2.2  
   22-24     858       434       424         4.9       2.5       2.4         5.6       2.7       2.9  
   25-34     3,380       1,605       1,775         19.4       9.2       10.2         20.7       10.4       10.3  
   35-44     3,154       1,433       1,720         18.1       8.2       9.9         19.0       9.3       9.7  
   45-54     3,763       1,655       2,107         21.6       9.5       12.1         20.8       10.0       10.8  
   55-64     3,713       1,606       2,107         21.3       9.2       12.1         19.9       9.5       10.4  
   65-99     1,428       704       724         8.2       4.0       4.2         7.6       3.9       3.7  
 
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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Jobs by Industry & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2017
              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     3,226       18.5       22.7       77.3       53,058       17.5       23.2       76.8  
44 Retail trade     2,697       15.5       45.3       54.7       37,658       12.4       50.9       49.1  
31 Manufacturing     2,396       13.8       66.0       34.0       29,630       9.7       71.3       28.7  
61 Educational services     2,324       13.3       30.9       69.0       37,474       12.3       33.2       66.8  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,954       11.2       42.7       57.3       32,059       10.5       45.3       54.7  
56 Administrative and waste services     798       4.6       64.9       35.0       12,418       4.1       58.8       41.2  
23 Construction     720       4.1       85.7       14.3       16,956       5.6       87.3       12.7  
54 Professional and technical services     457       2.6       46.0       54.0       15,378       5.1       53.4       46.6  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     452       2.6       55.3       44.5       4,732       1.6       48.9       51.1  
81 Other services, except public administration     436       2.5       47.2       52.8       8,715       2.9       48.3       51.7  
 
WIB Top Ten Sectors 15,460   88.7   44.6   55.4   248,078   81.6   46.9   53.1  
All Sectors 17,420   100.0   45.6   54.4   303,939   100.0   48.6   51.4  
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
4th Quarter 2017
            Turnover (%)
           Bennington          Vermont
  Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female  
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     8.3       8.3       8.3         8.2       7.8       8.6  
   14-18     26.8       28.2       25.5         25.7       25.4       26.0  
   19-21     21.0       19.9       21.9         20.8       19.4       22.0  
   22-24     17.1       15.7       18.3         17.2       15.9       18.3  
   25-34     11.6       11.4       11.7         10.6       10.1       11.1  
   35-44     7.6       8.0       7.3         7.1       6.9       7.3  
   45-54     5.9       5.5       6.1         5.4       5.1       5.8  
   55-64     4.3       4.3       4.3         4.6       4.6       4.7  
   65-99     5.7       6.0       5.5         6.1       6.2       6.1  
 
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
4th Quarter 2017
              Turnover (%)
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors WIB         Bennington        Vermont
  Jobs   Total   Male   Female   Total   Male   Female  
62 Health care and social assistance     3,226       6.7       6.6       6.7       7.5       7.5       7.5  
44 Retail trade     2,697       11.4       10.6       12.1       11.2       10.2       12.2  
31 Manufacturing     2,396       4.8       4.9       4.7       5.2       4.9       5.8  
61 Educational services     2,324       7.2       6.6       7.5       7.6       7.7       7.6  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,954       14.2       15.6       13.1       14.5       14.0       14.9  
56 Administrative and waste services     798       16.2       15.7       17.4       13.7       13.7       13.7  
23 Construction     720       7.9       8.2       5.0       7.7       7.9       6.3  
54 Professional and technical services     457       5.4       6.6       4.3       5.4       5.5       5.4  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     452       9.4       8.3       10.7       9.7       8.5       10.7  
81 Other services, except public administration     436       6.9       6.9       7.1       7.6       6.9       8.2  
 
All Sectors 17,420   8.3   8.3   8.3   8.2   7.8   8.6  
 
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
4th Quarter 2017
         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     3,761       4,355       3,273         92.7       91.4       96.4         75.2       71.2  
   14-18     592       677       512         91.5       93.1       88.6         75.6       79.5  
   19-21     1,376       1,620       1,193        102.8       99.1      108.8         73.6       67.1  
   22-24     2,306       2,504       2,115         99.5       97.7      100.9         84.5       81.8  
   25-34     3,147       3,419       2,910         93.9       92.4       96.9         85.1       81.1  
   35-44     4,007       4,607       3,507         90.0       89.3       92.7         76.1       73.3  
   45-54     4,574       5,573       3,800         92.8       95.4       92.9         68.2       70.0  
   55-64     4,432       5,303       3,770         90.9       89.1       96.3         71.1       65.8  
   65-99     3,005       3,377       2,649         86.8       79.5       99.5         78.4       62.7  
 
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 Industry & Gender of Worker
Average monthly earnings of employees with stable jobs
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2017
  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     3,226       4,739      117.8       7,017       4,070       58.0    
44 Retail trade     2,697       2,662       96.9       3,109       2,288       73.6    
31 Manufacturing     2,396       4,397       89.6       4,655       3,900       83.8    
61 Educational services     2,324       3,523       90.2       3,962       3,329       84.0    
72 Accommodation and food services     1,954       1,987      102.2       2,178       1,840       84.5    
56 Administrative and waste services     798       2,919       83.4       3,111       2,564       82.4    
23 Construction     720       3,920       82.2       4,083       3,019       73.9    
54 Professional and technical services     457       6,396       87.3       8,670       4,442       51.2    
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     452       2,698      119.4       3,228       2,118       65.6    
81 Other services, except public administration     436       2,450       80.6       2,821       2,123       75.3    
 
All Sectors 17,420   3,761   92.7   4,355   3,273   75.2    
 
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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Jobseeker Characteristics
Bennington County WIB
April 2018 - March 2019
 Bennington
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 1,069 100.0
   Gender
Female 486 45.5
Male 553 51.7
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 32 3.0
In School - Post Secondary school 102 9.5
Not In School - High School graduate 752 70.3
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 149 13.9
   Race
White 957 89.5
African American 23 2.2
American Indian and Alaskan Native 5 0.5
Asian 1 0.1
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 3 0.3
 
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
 Web site: http://www.bennington.edu/
 
Community College Of Vermont - Bennington
 324 Main St.
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-2361
 Toll Free:800 228-6686
 Web site: http://ccv.edu/location/ccv-bennington/
 
Southern Vermont College
 982 Mansion Drive
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-4000
 Web site: https://www.svc.edu/
 
Southwest Vermont Career Development Center
 321 Park Street
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-0220
 Web site: http://www.svcdc.org/
 
Vermont Technical College - Bennington
 105 Union Street
 PO Box 650
 Bennington, VT 05301
 Phone: 802 442-8811
 Web site: https://www.vtc.edu/meet-vtc/locations/southwest-region
 
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    Bennington Resource Center
     200 Veterans Memorial Drive, Suite 2
     Bennington, Vt 05201
     Phone:  802 442-6376
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