Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary Information in Wausau, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Wausau, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of architectural and civil drafters in Wausau is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Architectural and Civil Drafters in Wausau, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,170
25th Percentile Wage
$33,680
50th Percentile Wage
$40,830
75th Percentile Wage
$48,410
90th Percentile Wage
$57,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Wausau, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.54
25th Percentile Wage
$16.19
50th Percentile Wage
$19.63
75th Percentile Wage
$23.28
90th Percentile Wage
$27.77

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architectural and civil drafters in Wausau, Wisconsin. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.77. The median hourly salary is $19.63. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.54.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architectural and civil drafters from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201540,830-4.73%6.88%
201442,76011.09%-
201238,020--

Table 3. Compare Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary in Wausau with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $40,830, Wausau is the lowest paying city for architectural and civil drafters in state of Wisconsin, following city of Appleton (median annual salary of $58,590). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in Wausau is about 30.3 percent (30.3%) lower than that of the highest paying city Appleton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Appleton
$58,590
Lake County-Kenosha County
$53,890
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$53,360
Sheboygan
$52,840
Oshkosh-Neenah
$49,230
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$47,370
Green Bay
$46,800
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$46,710
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$46,530
Madison
$44,360
Eau Claire
$44,050
Duluth
$42,900
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$42,260
La Crosse
$41,420
Wausau
$40,830

See also: Top paying jobs in Wausau, Wisconsin.