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1 Johnson Controls 72 34,678.0 Milwaukee
2 Northwestern Mutual 110 22,596.6 Milwaukee
3 Manpower 120 20,500.3 Milwaukee
4 Kohl's 152 16,473.7 Menomonee Falls
5 American Family Insurance Group 352 6,969.4 Madison
6 Oshkosh 383 6,307.3 Oshkosh
7 Harley-Davidson 397 6,143.0 Milwaukee
8 Marshall & Ilsley Corp. 425 5,745.2 Milwaukee
9 Rockwell Automation 450 5,344.6 Milwaukee
10 Fiserv 468 5,021.7 Brookfield
11 Wisconsin Energy 534 4,237.8 Milwaukee
12 Manitowoc 551 4,005.0 Manitowoc
13 CUNA Mutual Group 566 3,849.6 Madison
14 Bemis 586 3,649.3 Neenah
15 Alliant Energy 607 3,437.6 Madison
16 JohnsonDiversey 654 3,130.0 Sturtevant
17 Snap-On 691 2,914.1 Kenosha
18 Sentry Insurance Group 755 2,587.8 Stevens Point
19 Joy Global 761 2,547.3 Milwaukee
20 A.O. Smith 814 2,312.1 Milwaukee
21 Briggs & Stratton 848 2,157.2 Wauwatosa
22 Regal-Beloit 938 1,802.5 Beloit
23 Modine Manufacturing 958 1,757.5 Racine
24 MGIC Investment 974 1,693.2 Milwaukee
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