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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
 
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
1st 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     17,103       7,741       9,362        100.0       45.3       54.7        100.0       48.6       51.4  
   14-18     479       220       259         2.8       1.3       1.5         2.5       1.2       1.4  
   19-21     683       302       381         4.0       1.8       2.2         4.0       1.9       2.2  
   22-24     895       435       460         5.2       2.5       2.7         5.7       2.7       2.9  
   25-34     3,294       1,588       1,706         19.3       9.3       10.0         20.8       10.4       10.3  
   35-44     3,047       1,356       1,691         17.8       7.9       9.9         18.7       9.2       9.5  
   45-54     3,756       1,663       2,093         22.0       9.7       12.2         21.3       10.2       11.1  
   55-64     3,590       1,527       2,063         21.0       8.9       12.1         19.8       9.4       10.4  
   65-99     1,360       650       709         8.0       3.8       4.1         7.2       3.6       3.6  
 
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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Jobs by Industry & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
1st 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     3,275       19.1       22.2       77.7       51,569       17.2       23.3       76.7  
31 Manufacturing     2,472       14.5       65.9       34.0       29,572       9.9       71.1       28.9  
44 Retail trade     2,454       14.3       44.4       55.7       37,019       12.4       50.8       49.2  
61 Educational services     2,148       12.6       30.8       69.2       36,782       12.3       33.1       66.9  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,946       11.4       44.1       55.9       36,193       12.1       48.8       51.2  
56 Administrative and waste services     814       4.8       60.9       39.1       10,813       3.6       58.4       41.6  
23 Construction     628       3.7       85.4       14.6       14,414       4.8       86.8       13.2  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     571       3.3       59.2       40.8       4,550       1.5       49.4       50.6  
81 Other services, except public administration     442       2.6       43.9       56.1       8,440       2.8       48.0       52.0  
54 Professional and technical services     437       2.6       44.9       55.1       15,295       5.1       52.8       47.2  
 
WIB Top Ten Sectors 15,187   88.8   44.3   55.7   244,647   81.8   47.0   53.0  
All Sectors 17,103   100.0   45.3   54.7   298,954   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
1st Quarter 2017
            Turnover (%)
           Bennington          Vermont
  Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female  
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     10.2       10.1       10.4         10.3       10.0       10.5  
   14-18     27.2       25.9       28.3         27.1       26.7       27.5  
   19-21     26.6       25.6       27.7         23.5       23.1       23.8  
   22-24     19.1       19.1       19.2         19.9       19.8       20.0  
   25-34     12.9       12.9       12.9         12.4       12.3       12.4  
   35-44     8.6       7.8       9.3         8.6       8.3       8.9  
   45-54     7.2       7.3       7.1         7.0       6.6       7.3  
   55-64     6.4       5.9       6.8         6.8       6.7       6.9  
   65-99     9.9       10.4       9.4         10.6       10.1       11.0  
 
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
1st Quarter 2017
              Turnover (%)
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors WIB         Bennington        Vermont
  Jobs   Total   Male   Female   Total   Male   Female  
62 Health care and social assistance     3,275       6.5       6.4       6.5       8.2       7.6       8.4  
31 Manufacturing     2,472       6.2       6.4       5.8       5.4       5.1       6.0  
44 Retail trade     2,454       12.0       11.9       12.0       11.8       11.2       12.5  
61 Educational services     2,148       14.4       13.0       15.1       11.0       10.2       11.3  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,946       15.4       16.8       14.4       24.9       28.0       21.9  
56 Administrative and waste services     814       23.8       22.1       26.3       12.4       12.5       12.1  
23 Construction     628       5.2       5.2      (c)       6.7       6.7       6.5  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     571       23.4       25.1       20.9       16.5       17.4       15.6  
81 Other services, except public administration     442       7.1       5.6       8.4       8.6       7.9       9.2  
54 Professional and technical services     437       5.4       4.1       6.6       5.8       5.3       6.4  
 
All Sectors 17,103   10.2   10.1   10.4   10.3   10.0   10.5  
 
(c) - Value suppressed because it does not meet U.S. Census Buearu publication standards.
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
1st 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     3,410       3,958       2,963         89.6       89.1       92.3         74.9       72.3  
   14-18     569       653       499         95.8      100.3       91.6         76.4       83.7  
   19-21     1,144       1,335       995         90.6       89.2       93.6         74.5       71.0  
   22-24     2,016       2,149       1,895         94.8       93.2       96.6         88.2       85.0  
   25-34     2,848       3,056       2,658         90.0       88.4       92.6         87.0       83.0  
   35-44     3,711       4,390       3,176         87.9       90.5       87.9         72.3       74.6  
   45-54     4,069       4,762       3,521         86.7       85.4       90.8         73.9       69.6  
   55-64     4,139       5,052       3,465         90.4       91.1       93.8         68.6       66.6  
   65-99     2,758       3,349       2,229         91.7       92.2       94.0         66.6       65.3  
 
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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Earnings by Industry & Gender of Worker
Average monthly earnings of employees with stable jobs
 
Bennington County WIB
1st 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     3,275       4,182      112.2       6,075       3,644       60.0    
31 Manufacturing     2,472       4,151       85.7       4,443       3,585       80.7    
44 Retail trade     2,454       2,388       97.2       2,850       2,018       70.8    
61 Educational services     2,148       3,139       85.6       3,488       2,983       85.5    
72 Accommodation and food services     1,946       1,860       96.0       2,083       1,688       81.0    
56 Administrative and waste services     814       2,173       67.5       2,465       1,695       68.8    
23 Construction     628       3,220       85.1       3,368       2,416       71.7    
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     571       2,433      109.6       2,717       2,034       74.9    
81 Other services, except public administration     442       2,130       76.5       2,568       1,781       69.4    
54 Professional and technical services     437       6,103       96.4       8,512       4,134       48.6    
 
All Sectors 17,103   3,410   89.6   3,958   2,963   74.9    
 
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
August 2017 - July 2018
 Bennington
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 1,259 100.0
   Gender
Female 547 43.4
Male 691 54.9
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 50 4.0
In School - Post Secondary school 99 7.9
Not In School - High School graduate 896 71.2
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 190 15.1
   Race
White 1,147 91.1
African American 27 2.1
American Indian and Alaskan Native 4 0.3
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
 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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