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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Top
 
All Industries - establishments, jobs, and wages
Bennington County WIB
U.I. Covered Employment & Wages, 2019 annual averages
 
NAICS Industry Sector Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships 1,560 17,384 100.0 $781,941,193 $44,981
    11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 15 88 0.5 $2,858,720 $32,393
    22 Utilities 4 Not published, but included in subtotals
    23 Construction 162 662 3.8 $29,367,977 $44,396
    31 Manufacturing 73 2,348 13.5 $116,630,535 $49,670
    42 Wholesale trade 77 217 1.2 $18,315,562 $84,438
    44 Retail trade 219 2,557 14.7 $88,588,540 $34,647
    48 Transportation and warehousing 44 292 1.7 $11,874,061 $40,734
    51 Information 36 265 1.5 $14,213,641 $53,670
    52 Finance and insurance 60 311 1.8 $23,517,085 $75,739
    53 Real estate and rental and leasing 45 198 1.1 $8,933,993 $45,178
    54 Professional and technical services 200 454 2.6 $43,669,802 $96,225
    55 Management of companies and enterprises 10 Not published, but included in subtotals
    56 Administrative and waste services 138 762 4.4 $29,150,390 $38,251
    61 Educational services 46 2,406 13.8 $103,277,794 $42,934
    62 Health care and social assistance 131 3,338 19.2 $167,408,408 $50,149
    71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation 31 490 2.8 $14,525,015 $29,623
    72 Accommodation and food services 134 1,794 10.3 $42,391,903 $23,628
    81 Other services, except public administration 104 388 2.2 $11,207,783 $28,905
    92 Public administration 34 513 3.0 $28,230,783 $55,022
 
Detail may not add to total.
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
 
Quarterly Workforce Indicators Top
 
Jobs by Age & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2019
             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     17,673       7,990       9,683        100.0       45.2       54.8        100.0       48.4       51.6  
   14-18     545       260       286         3.1       1.5       1.6         2.6       1.2       1.4  
   19-21     776       343       433         4.4       1.9       2.5         4.0       1.9       2.1  
   22-24     824       389       436         4.7       2.2       2.5         5.2       2.5       2.7  
   25-34     3,272       1,530       1,743         18.5       8.7       9.9         20.5       10.2       10.3  
   35-44     3,303       1,500       1,803         18.7       8.5       10.2         19.7       9.6       10.1  
   45-54     3,625       1,596       2,028         20.5       9.0       11.5         19.8       9.5       10.3  
   55-64     3,744       1,613       2,131         21.2       9.1       12.1         19.8       9.4       10.5  
   65-99     1,585       761       824         9.0       4.3       4.7         8.4       4.2       4.1  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
Quarterly Workforce Indicators Top
 
Jobs by Top Industries & Gender of Worker
Total number of jobs on the first day of the quarter
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2019
              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     3,432       19.4       22.7       77.3       54,240       17.9       22.9       77.1  
61 Educational services     2,597       14.7       30.0       70.0       36,842       12.2       33.1       66.9  
44 Retail trade     2,462       13.9       47.3       52.8       35,610       11.7       51.6       48.4  
31 Manufacturing     2,439       13.8       66.4       33.6       29,901       9.9       70.6       29.4  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,918       10.9       40.3       59.7       31,442       10.4       44.9       55.1  
56 Administrative and waste services     781       4.4       65.4       34.6       12,983       4.3       57.4       42.6  
23 Construction     711       4.0       86.5       13.5       16,892       5.6       87.2       12.8  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     472       2.7       54.2       45.8       4,756       1.6       49.2       50.8  
54 Professional and technical services     467       2.6       46.0       53.7       15,849       5.2       53.3       46.7  
81 Other services, except public administration     410       2.3       46.8       53.2       8,704       2.9       48.4       51.6  
 
WIB Top Ten Sectors 15,689   88.8   44.0   56.0   247,219   81.5   46.7   53.3  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
Quarterly Workforce Indicators Top
 
Job Turnover by Age & Gender of Worker
Rate at which stable jobs begin and end
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2019
            Turnover (%)
           Bennington          Vermont
  Total   Male   Female     Total   Male   Female  
 
Age of Worker
   All Ages     11.8       10.8       12.6         11.6       10.4       12.7  
   14-18     37.0       33.2       40.0         35.2       33.3       36.7  
   19-21     26.2       23.7       28.3         27.0       23.9       29.6  
   22-24     22.5       20.3       24.5         21.9       19.7       23.8  
   25-34     13.7       12.6       14.6         13.8       12.6       15.0  
   35-44     9.9       8.8       10.9         10.0       8.9       11.1  
   45-54     8.5       7.2       9.5         8.1       7.1       8.9  
   55-64     8.0       7.9       8.0         7.4       6.6       8.1  
   65-99     11.6       10.4       12.7         12.0       10.5       13.4  
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
Quarterly Workforce Indicators Top
 
Job Turnover by Top Industries & Gender of Worker
Rate at which stable jobs begin and end
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2019
              Turnover (%)
WIB Top Ten NAICS Sectors WIB         Bennington        Vermont
  Jobs   Total   Male   Female   Total   Male   Female  
62 Health care and social assistance     3,432       8.1       7.8       8.2       10.3       9.1       10.7  
61 Educational services     2,597       11.8       10.8       12.1       10.3       9.9       10.5  
44 Retail trade     2,462       13.7       12.0       15.2       13.6       12.1       15.2  
31 Manufacturing     2,439       6.8       6.4       7.6       6.8       5.9       9.1  
72 Accommodation and food services     1,918       27.7       26.3       28.7       27.5       25.3       29.3  
56 Administrative and waste services     781       18.0       16.5       21.1       18.7       16.2       22.0  
23 Construction     711       11.1       11.6       8.5       9.7       9.8       9.5  
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     472       19.0       16.6       21.6       21.8       19.9       23.2  
54 Professional and technical services     467       7.8       8.4       7.6       7.0       6.6       7.4  
81 Other services, except public administration     410       16.8       14.5       18.9       13.0       11.2       14.6  
 
All Sectors 17,673   11.8   10.8   12.6   11.6   10.4   12.7  
 
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
4th Quarter 2019
         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     3,984       4,570       3,510         92.5       91.0       96.1         76.8       72.7  
   14-18     630       720       557         91.7       93.8       89.5         77.4       81.0  
   19-21     1,329       1,579       1,127         87.6       85.7       91.6         71.4       66.8  
   22-24     2,348       2,569       2,149         91.7       89.9       93.8         83.7       80.2  
   25-34     3,461       3,688       3,268         95.2       92.1       99.7         88.6       81.9  
   35-44     4,281       4,898       3,773         91.2       91.5       92.6         77.0       76.1  
   45-54     4,832       5,631       4,212         92.0       91.2       95.5         74.8       71.4  
   55-64     4,689       5,571       4,038         91.2       89.4       96.5         72.5       67.2  
   65-99     3,404       4,144       2,729         95.4       95.0       97.8         65.9       63.9  
 
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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Earnings by Top Industries & Gender of Worker
Average monthly earnings of employees with stable jobs
 
Bennington County WIB
4th Quarter 2019
  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     3,432       4,966      115.3       7,247       4,308       59.4    
61 Educational services     2,597       3,563       86.7       3,939       3,402       86.4    
44 Retail trade     2,462       2,917       98.3       3,365       2,511       74.6    
31 Manufacturing     2,439       4,454       87.8       4,721       3,914       82.9    
72 Accommodation and food services     1,918       2,128      100.1       2,368       1,973       83.3    
56 Administrative and waste services     781       3,124       84.3       3,244       2,899       89.4    
23 Construction     711       4,036       82.5       4,175       3,210       76.9    
71 Arts, entertainment, and recreation     472       2,761      116.1       3,378       2,157       63.9    
54 Professional and technical services     467       7,003       90.9       9,433       5,006       53.1    
81 Other services, except public administration     410       2,579       78.6       3,067       2,110       68.8    
 
All Sectors 17,673   3,984   92.5   4,570   3,510   76.8    
 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program, Quarterly Workforce Indicators. Visit QWI Explorer for charts, reports and the full dataset.
 
Labor Exchange Information Top
 
Jobseeker Characteristics
Bennington County WIB
May 2020 - April 2021
 Bennington
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 568 100.0
   Gender
Female 244 43.0
Male 248 43.7
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 6 1.1
In School - Post Secondary school 108 19.0
Not In School - High School graduate 353 62.1
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 29 5.1
   Race
White 437 76.9
African American 10 1.8
American Indian and Alaskan Native 1 0.2
Asian 19 3.3
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander --
 
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: https://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: https://ccv.edu/location/ccv-bennington/
 
Southwest Vermont Career Development Center
 321 Park Street
 Bennington, VT 05201
 Phone: 802 447-0220
 Web site: https://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
 
Statewide Directories
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    American Job Centers
    Bennington County WIB
     
    Bennington American Job Center
     200 Veterans Memorial Drive, Suite 2
     Bennington, Vt 05201
     Phone:  802 442-6376
     
     
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    Towns in this area
    Bennington County WIB
     
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