Air Traffic Controllers Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for air traffic controllers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of air traffic controllers among Wisconsin areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Air Traffic Controllers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$143,980
75th Percentile Wage
$117,390
50th Percentile Wage
$100,430
25th Percentile Wage
$85,370
10th Percentile Wage
$74,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for air traffic controllers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $143,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $100,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $74,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$69.22
75th Percentile Wage
$56.44
50th Percentile Wage
$48.28
25th Percentile Wage
$41.05
10th Percentile Wage
$35.97

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for air traffic controllers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.22. The median hourly salary is $48.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.97.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $100,430 2.61%
2013 $97,880 1.61%
2012 $96,330 1.49%
2011 $94,920 -4.14%
2010 $99,020 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for air traffic controllers in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 1.42%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.61%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 1.49% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -4.14%.

Table 4. Average Air Traffic Controllers Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
$90,900
Commercial Pilots
$67,110
Air Traffic Controllers
$100,430
Airfield Operations Specialists
$28,220
Flight Attendants
$38,360

Air Traffic Controllers Salary by State

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