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Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for biomedical engineers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of biomedical engineers among Wisconsin cities 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 Biomedical Engineers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$115,390
75th Percentile Wage
$96,320
50th Percentile Wage
$79,100
25th Percentile Wage
$61,620
10th Percentile Wage
$47,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $47,290.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$55.48
75th Percentile Wage
$46.31
50th Percentile Wage
$38.03
25th Percentile Wage
$29.63
10th Percentile Wage
$22.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for biomedical engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $55.48. The median hourly salary is $38.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.73.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $79,100 1.00%
2013 $78,320 -0.01%
2012 $78,330 -1.61%
2011 $79,610 6.29%
2010 $74,900 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for biomedical engineers in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 5.61%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.01%.We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 6.29% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-1.61%).

Table 4. Average Biomedical Engineer Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Biomedical Engineers
$79,100
Chemical Engineers
$70,030
Civil Engineers
$72,580
Computer Hardware Engineers
$77,690
Electrical Engineers
$78,920
Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
$74,030
Environmental Engineers
$75,990

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Biomedical Engineers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $74,910 to $111,440. The highest paying area for biomedical engineers in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $111,440. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Lake County-Kenosha County (mean annual salary $84,490). The lowest paying area is Madison with a median annual salary of $74,910.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$111,440
Lake County-Kenosha County
$84,490
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$82,810
Madison
$74,910

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