Career & Salary Information

Career & Salary Information

Labor Market Information

These sites can help you determine more about the projected demand, expected salary, as well as detailed descriptions and characteristics of the work.

O*Net System

Provides includes information on key attributes and characteristic of works and occupations, as well as, a variety of career planning resources.


A Wisconsin based website designed to provide the reader with employment trends

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.


is a comprehensive career site sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration where you can explore careers, find about required education and training for various types of careers as well as labor market information and links to other helpful sites and services.

Department of Workforce Development

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is a state agency charged with building and strengthening Wisconsin's workforce in the 21st century and beyond. The Department's primary responsibilities include providing job services, training and employment assistance to people looking for work, at the same time as it works with employers on finding the necessary workers to fill current job openings.

CareerProfiles - Career and Job Search Guide

CareerProfiles has guides to Health Careers, Degrees, Schools and Job Search Resources.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

This website provider the reader with the latest information relating to projected job openings, earnings, training and education.

Salary Information


CareerBliss is a comprehensive website that also provides salary data which can be filtered by company name, job title, and/or location. Take a look at their additional resources such as employer profiles, company reviews, job postings, career advice and more!

NACE Salary Calculator Center

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Salary Calculator Center is a hub for compensation data, with salary data for more than 1,000 occupations in 560 regions of the United States.

Simply Hired Salary Information

With Simply Salary, you can see how your salary compares with others in your profession--both locally and nationally.

Western's Graduate Follow-Up Report

2013 - 2014 Graduate Success Report