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Hospitality Schools In Wisconsin

In Wisconsin, there are 9 accredited schools where hospitality classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of hospitality and hospitality training in Wisconsin, which includes hospitality training at the following levels:


  1. Madison Area Technical College

    3550 Anderson St, Madison, Wisconsin 53704

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  2. Fox Valley Technical College

    1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, Wisconsin 54912-2277

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  3. Lakeland College

    W3718 South Drive, Cth M, Plymouth, Wisconsin 53073

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  4. Milwaukee Area Technical College

    700 W State St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233-1443

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  5. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

    2740 W Mason St, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54307-9042

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  6. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

    1800 Bronson Blvd, Fennimore, Wisconsin 53809-9778

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  7. Chippewa Valley Technical College

    620 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54701-6162

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  8. University of Wisconsin-Stout

    712 S. Broadway St., Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751

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  9. Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

    13466 W Trepania Rd, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843

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Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Hospitality Employment

Wisconsin 39,200
National 2,293,800

Of all of the hospitality professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Wisconsin state.

Employment Growth for Hospitality professionals In Wisconsin

43,630 43,910 42,430 40,770 39,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Hospitality is a shrinking field in Wisconsin. 4,430 less hospitality professionals were working in Wisconsin in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 10% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for hospitality professionals which shows a 1% decrease in the number of hospitality professionals working around the nation.

Hospitality VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$28,281 $29,696 $30,174 $31,034 $31,713
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of hospitality professionals is declining, the salaries paid to hospitality professionals are increasing in Wisconsin. In 2006 hospitality professionals made a mean salary of $28,281 per year, and in 2010 they made $31,713 per year.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Wisconsin

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Thus, hospitality professionals' salaries grew by 11% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Wisconsin state, within the field of hospitality, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid hospitality professionals earn 127% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Hotel Management

In Wisconsin, hospitality professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Hospitality programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin


As the number of hospitality professionals is decreasing in Wisconsin state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited hospitality schools in Wisconsin state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 208 hospitality graduates from hospitality courses in Wisconsin and in 2010 there were 177 graduates.

Thus there was a 15% percent decrease in the number of hospitality school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin. A majority of these graduates, or 60%, graduated with a associate's degree in hospitality.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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