In a recent study, published by Smartest Dollar, the City of Racine ranked No. 9 for small and midsized metros with the most manufacturing jobs, as well as No. 10 in overall percentage of employment in manufacturing.
To find the metropolitan areas with the most manufacturing jobs, researchers at Smartest Dollar used employment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The researchers ranked metro areas according to the share of workers employed in manufacturing. Researchers also looked at the percentage change in total manufacturing jobs since 1999 and the total number of manufacturing jobs in 2019 and 1999.
Outlined below is a dynamic representation of the study in its entirety.