Stateís job market among best in US, Gallup says

Freeman Staff

Feb. 18, 2015

WAUKESHA - Wisconsinís job market is among the best in the nation, according to the latest annual Gallup ranking of state job markets.

According to the latest ranking using 2014 data, Wisconsin is tied with Texas and Nebraska for best hiring climate, behind only North Dakota.

Wisconsinís latest job market ranking continues an upward trend in the Gallup poll. Its second-place showing in 2014 comes after the state tied for 11th in 2013, 14th in 2012, 19th in 2011 and 21st in 2010, Gov. Scott Walkerís office said.