Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for other biological scientists in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other biological scientists 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Biological Scientists in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,910
25th Percentile Wage
$53,940
50th Percentile Wage
$66,970
75th Percentile Wage
$84,820
90th Percentile Wage
$105,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,910.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.63
25th Percentile Wage
$25.93
50th Percentile Wage
$32.20
75th Percentile Wage
$40.78
90th Percentile Wage
$50.72

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other biological scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $50.72. The median hourly salary is $32.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.63.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201666,9703.79%11.15%
201564,4303.99%-
201461,8600.29%-
201361,6803.53%-
201259,500--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other biological scientists in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other biological scientists in state of Wisconsin ranges from $65,840 to $113,840. The highest paying area for other biological scientists in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $113,840. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $77,010). The lowest paying area is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis with a median annual salary of $65,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$113,840
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$77,010
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$73,300
Madison
$69,450
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$65,840


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