Wisconsin's unemployment rate dropped to five-point-four percent in September.
The state's jobless rate was six-point-three percent in August. The Department of Workforce Development says Wisconsin employers added 23-thousand-800 total non-farm jobs and 13-thousand-700 private sector jobs last month. Wisconsin has 178-thousand-400 fewer jobs that it did one year ago. The U-S unemployment rate was seven-point-nine percent in September.