Report: Tops 10 Wis. Cities for Job Seekers

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Consumer advocacy website, has named Stevens Point one of the top 10 cities for job seekers.

NerdWallet ranked Stevens Point as the 8th best place for job seekers in Wisconsin.

Stevens Point experienced a 5.9 percent increase in the working-age population between 2009 and 2012, and its residents make a median household income of $38,934. Major employers include: Sentry Insurance, AIG Travel Guard, Skyward, Delta Dental of Wisconsin, Donaldson, The Noel Group, and Ministry Health Care.

NerdWallet evaluated the state’s cities using the following criteria:

Median household income
Monthly homeowner costs
Population growth of those ages 16 and older
Unemployment rates

Click here for view the results.

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