Types of Employers: Wisconsin
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: XpertHR Editorial Team
- Each Wisconsin law may define employer differently based on variables such as number of employees, industry and more. See Defining an Employer in Wisconsin.
- Under Wisconsin law, a franchisor is generally not considered the employer of a franchisee or a franchisee's employees. See Franchisor Protection Law.