As quoted in Walker says state poised for growth. (Beaver Dam Daily Citizen, 11/25/2015)
Scott Walker is pictured with Bob Kamphuis, president and CEO of Mayville Engineering Company. Kamphuis donated $2,500 to Walker on 10/23/2014. Since 2011, he has made $4,850 in other contributions to Republican candidates and campaign committees.
Source: U.S. Department of Labor
(added red line designation start of Walker's 1st term)
As for wages....
Wisconsin Has Seen Largest Middle-Class Decline Of Any State, Study Finds. (Wisconsin Public Radio, 4/2/2015)
The study found that the percentage of households in the middle class dropped in all 50 states, with Wisconsin’s drop from 54.6 percent to 48.9 percent being the most significant. Moreover, Wisconsin saw a 14 percent decline in median household income.