South Milwaukee Jobs

  • Web Developer

    International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans - Brookfield, WI

    A Brookfield based company is looking for a self-motivated individual with at least three years of experience in a technical environment with a direct responsibility for website...

    from International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans - 12 days ago
  • Experienced Team Truck Drivers-Weekly Hometime!

    CRST Van Expedited - South Milwaukee, WI

    Weekly Hometime Consistent Miles. Peace of Mind $10,000 Sign On Bonus Apply Now We'll be in touch with you shortly! Select a state...

    from CRST Van Expedited - 8 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver (Class A) - FT Local: Milwaukee

    Holland - South Milwaukee, WI

    The best life has balance between work and home. That’s what Holland Regional offers. At Holland, you’ll find one of the best trucking companies in the industry to fill your days,...

    from Holland, Inc - 7 days ago
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South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

South Milwaukee is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 21,256 at the 2000 census. South Milwaukee is the headquarters of Bucyrus International, formerly Bucyrus-Erie. Bucyrus International is known for constructing large shovels and dragline excavators, including Big Muskie, the world's largest mobile earth-moving machine. Bucyrus shovels were also used in the construction of the Panama Canal. Within South Milwaukee's borders is Grant Park, part of the Milwaukee County Park System. Grant Park features the Oak Leaf Bike trail, tennis courts, a swimming beach, an 18 hole golf course and the Seven Bridges hiking Trail along the shores of Lake Michigan. In 2005, the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center was built adjacent to the new South Milwaukee High School. This Performing Arts Center is open to the public and features a variety of entertainment. One of South Milwaukee's most famous residents includes Reginald Lisowski, an American professional...more

South Milwaukee Careers

Among the most common occupations in South Milwaukee are Sales and office occupations, 27%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 22%. Approximately 83 percent of workers in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

South Milwaukee Industries

The leading industries in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin are Manufacturing, 24%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Transportation and warehousing, and utilities, 9%. Simply Hired's South Milwaukee job listings indicate that the following industries in South Milwaukee are hiring the most workers:

South Milwaukee Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin is $32,634, and the median income of households in South Milwaukee was $44,197.

Average Salaries in South Milwaukee, WI

South Milwaukee, WI


According to our South Milwaukee Trends data, the number of South Milwaukee, Wisconsin jobs has increased by 80% since August 2013.
South Milwaukee job trends

South Milwaukee Employment Statistics

Population of South Milwaukee
Total population 21,256
Male 48.57%
Female 51.43%
Median age 38.1
South Milwaukee Housing
Owner-occupied homes 61.9%
Median cost of a home $111,300
Median mortgage payment $674
Renter-occupied homes 38.1%
Vacant housing 4.7%
Median monthly rent $569
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $38,146
Median for all female full-time $27,121
Household Income
Less than $10,000 6%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 26%
$75,000 to $99,999 11%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 55%
Separated 1%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 10%
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
South Milwaukee Commute
Carpool 11.2%
Public transportation 1.5%
Average travel time 22 minutes