1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Milwaukee County, WI


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 1,463 16,535,524 3,213,222 86,933
311 Food mfg 115 1,898,765 178,846 6,926
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 9 D D (1000-2499)
316 Leather & allied product mfg 19 262,709 35,948 1,380
322 Paper mfg 24 390,295 72,284 1,955
323 Printing & related support activities 217 559,232 169,540 6,449
325 Chemical mfg 76 957,982 147,096 3,734
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 45 275,488 65,636 2,198
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 26 128,438 25,021 646
331 Primary metal mfg 41 734,767 178,176 5,653
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 318 1,766,759 462,553 13,235
333 Machinery mfg 185 2,911,701 737,739 16,648
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 56 957,415 229,572 4,927
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 40 1,844,706 323,480 8,805
336 Transportation equipment mfg 34 2,535,512 332,335 7,013
337 Furniture & related product mfg 71 108,544 31,778 1,007
339 Miscellaneous mfg 120 488,099 122,362 3,969

 

 

Manufacturing by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 1,463 16,535,524 3,213,222 86,933
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
311 Food mfg 115 1,898,765 178,846 6,926
3116 Meat product mfg 17 D D (2500-4999)
31161 Animal slaughtering & processing 17 D D (2500-4999)
311611 Animal (except poultry) slaughtering 6 D D (500-999)
311612 Meat processed from carcasses 10 D D (1000-2499)
3118 Bakeries & tortilla mfg 58 192,380 38,891 1,842
31181 Bread & bakery product mfg 54 D D (1000-2499)
311812 Commercial bakeries 14 D D (1000-2499)
3119 Other food mfg 21 344,148 31,584 959
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 9 D D (1000-2499)
3121 Beverage mfg 9 D D (1000-2499)
31212 Breweries 5 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
316 Leather & allied product mfg 19 262,709 35,948 1,380
3161 Leather & hide tanning & finishing 10 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
322 Paper mfg 24 390,295 72,284 1,955
3222 Converted paper product mfg 23 D D (1000-2499)
32221 Paperboard container mfg 11 165,784 31,596 903
322211 Corrugated & solid fiber box mfg 7 118,655 21,419 612
32222 Paper bag & coated & treated paper mfg 6 D D (500-999)
322222 Coated & laminated paper mfg 4 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 217 559,232 169,540 6,449
32311 Printing 186 515,623 149,513 5,854
323110 Commercial lithographic printing 92 336,447 108,005 4,478
32312 Support activities for printing 31 43,609 20,027 595
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 76 957,982 147,096 3,734
3251 Basic chemical mfg 13 D D (1000-2499)
32519 Other basic organic chemical mfg 4 117,150 34,119 973
325199 All other basic organic chemical mfg 4 117,150 34,119 973
3255 Paint, coating, & adhesive mfg 15 448,958 49,749 1,144
32551 Paint & coating mfg 7 369,883 39,505 875
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 45 275,488 65,636 2,198
3261 Plastics product mfg 42 D D (1000-2499)
32619 Other plastics product mfg 32 196,479 49,376 1,670
326199 All other plastics product mfg 31 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 26 128,438 25,021 646
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
331 Primary metal mfg 41 734,767 178,176 5,653
3315 Foundries 30 547,461 156,260 5,036
33151 Ferrous metal foundries 18 405,634 115,957 3,683
331511 Iron foundries 11 D D (1000-2499)
331512 Steel investment foundries 2 D D (500-999)
331513 Steel foundries (except investment) 5 117,165 36,661 1,292
33152 Nonferrous metal foundries 12 141,827 40,303 1,353
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 318 1,766,759 462,553 13,235
3321 Forging & stamping 23 463,128 118,543 2,975
332111 Iron & steel forging 5 D D (1000-2499)
332116 Metal stamping 17 D D (1000-2499)
3322 Cutlery & handtool mfg 12 59,866 17,567 500
332212 Hand & edge tool mfg 12 59,866 17,567 500
3323 Architectural & structural metals mfg 43 219,873 56,516 1,666
33231 Plate work & fabricated structural product mfg 20 119,074 20,516 665
33232 Ornamental & architectural metal products mfg 23 100,799 36,000 1,001
332322 Sheet metal work mfg 13 72,101 27,067 744
3325 Hardware mfg 7 281,494 72,031 2,087
3327 Machine shops, turned product, & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 116 243,355 78,096 2,404
33271 Machine shops 95 153,498 52,926 1,655
33272 Turned product & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 21 89,857 25,170 749
332721 Precision turned product mfg 17 65,986 21,282 645
3328 Coating, engraving, heat treating, & allied activities 67 118,540 42,201 1,563
332813 Electroplating, plating, polishing, anodizing, & coloring 37 64,499 24,044 943
3329 Other fabricated metal product mfg 33 254,324 54,476 1,461
33291 Metal valve mfg 6 D D (500-999)
332911 Industrial valve mfg 4 155,857 31,220 746
33299 All other fabricated metal product mfg 27 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 185 2,911,701 737,739 16,648
3331 Agriculture, construction, & mining machinery mfg 13 D D (2500-4999)
33312 Construction machinery mfg 9 645,196 131,680 2,732
3332 Industrial machinery mfg 19 86,603 23,328 522
33329 Other industrial machinery mfg 19 86,603 23,328 522
3334 Ventilation, heating, AC, & commercial refrigeration equip mfg 7 D D (500-999)
333415 AC & warm air heating & commercial/industrial refrig equip mfg 6 D D (500-999)
3335 Metalworking machinery mfg 68 221,427 77,037 1,805
333511 Industrial mold mfg 19 60,069 23,972 511
333514 Special die & tool, die set, jig, & fixture mfg 30 92,922 31,157 785
3336 Engine, turbine, & power transmission equipment mfg 18 1,126,179 305,776 6,856
333611 Turbine & turbine generator set unit mfg 1 D D (1000-2499)
333612 Speed changer, industrial high-speed drive, & gear mfg 7 241,752 68,207 1,536
333613 Mechanical power transmission equipment mfg 6 104,792 27,561 736
333618 Other engine equipment mfg 4 D D (2500-4999)
3339 Other general-purpose machinery mfg 49 589,298 147,081 3,377
33392 Material handling equipment mfg 12 254,433 49,411 1,058
333923 Overhead traveling crane, hoist, & monorail system mfg 6 164,710 43,145 915
33399 All other general-purpose machinery mfg 32 326,897 95,487 2,241
333993 Packaging machinery mfg 8 138,750 35,350 809
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 56 957,415 229,572 4,927
3344 Semiconductor & other electronic component mfg 19 D D (1000-2499)
3345 Navigational, measuring, medical, & control instruments mfg 23 D D (2500-4999)
334510 Electromedical & electrotherapeutic apparatus mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
334517 Irradiation apparatus mfg 2 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 40 1,844,706 323,480 8,805
3353 Electrical equipment mfg 23 1,528,362 272,944 7,128
335312 Motor & generator mfg 4 D D (500-999)
335313 Switchgear & switchboard apparatus mfg 3 D D (500-999)
335314 Relay & industrial control mfg 12 1,270,921 211,617 5,653
3359 Other electrical equipment & component mfg 11 D D (1000-2499)
33593 Wiring device mfg 5 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
336 Transportation equipment mfg 34 2,535,512 332,335 7,013
3363 Motor vehicle parts mfg 22 D D (2500-4999)
33632 Motor vehicle electrical & electronic equipment mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
336322 Other motor vehicle electrical & electronic equipment mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
33639 Other motor vehicle parts mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
336399 All other motor vehicle parts mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
3369 Other transportation equipment mfg 3 D D (2500-4999)
336991 Motorcycle, bicycle, & parts mfg 2 D D (2500-4999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
337 Furniture & related product mfg 71 108,544 31,778 1,007
3371 Household & institutional furniture & kitchen cabinet mfg 55 60,640 19,539 623
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 120 488,099 122,362 3,969
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 77 443,672 108,199 3,518
33995 Sign mfg 35 180,868 49,661 1,442
33999 All other miscellaneous mfg 17 203,401 38,125 1,339
339991 Gasket, packing, & sealing device mfg 3 D D (500-999)
339994 Broom, brush, & mop mfg 3 D D (500-999)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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