Wisconsin

  • Project Labor Agreements

    Adopted ABC model government-neutrality bill.

  • Prevailing Wage

    No.

  • Right to Work

    Yes.

  • Public-Private Partnerships

    Statute authorizes P3s on transportation projects and vertical construction projects associated with transportation projects.

  • Workforce Development Incentives

    Current labor supply satisfies 76% of peak labor demand.

    State offered $1,975,000 in grants and incentives for workforce preparation and development in 2020.

  • Career and Technical Education

    97% of CTE high school graduates are placed in colleges or careers.

    Wisconsin does not recognize NCCER as an approved curriculum for CTE programs.

  • Job Growth Rate

    3.6%.

Monthly Unemployment Rate in Wisconsin

Industry Overview

Prompt Pay

Private: No law in place.
Public: Payment must be made 30 days after invoice or receipt of services, whichever is later.
Subs:
– Private: No law in place.
– Public: Prime must pay subs and subs must pay lower tiers 7 days following payment.

Immigration/E-Verify Mandate

No law in place.

Percentage of State GDP From Nonresidential Construction

4.1%.

Incidence Rate

3.6

Occupational Safety & Health Oversight (State vs. Federal)

Federal oversight.

Percentage of Union Membership in Private Construction

17.4%.

Marijuana Legalization Status

Low THC marijuana legal for medicinal use.

Business Facts

Minimum Wage

7.25

Percentage of Pensions Funded

102.6%

Effective Real-Estate Tax Rate

1.73%

Corporate Income Tax Rate(s)

7.90%

State and Local Public Construction Expenditures (in millions)

$5,728