Civil Engineering Technician Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineering technicians in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineering technicians amongst 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 Civil Engineering Technicians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,840
25th Percentile Wage
$40,900
50th Percentile Wage
$52,070
75th Percentile Wage
$60,030
90th Percentile Wage
$69,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineering technicians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.27
25th Percentile Wage
$19.67
50th Percentile Wage
$25.04
75th Percentile Wage
$28.86
90th Percentile Wage
$33.21

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for civil engineering technicians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.21. The median hourly salary is $25.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of civil engineering technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201652,0701.54%8.85%
201551,2702.85%-
201449,8102.75%-
201348,4402.02%-
201247,460--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in state of Wisconsin ranges from $44,830 to $61,710. The highest paying area for civil engineering technicians in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $61,710. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (mean annual salary $60,940). The lowest paying area is Appleton with a median annual salary of $44,830.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$61,710
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$60,940
Duluth
$60,930
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$55,050
Green Bay
$54,620
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$53,140
Madison
$52,760
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$52,080
La Crosse
$51,540
Wausau
$51,480
Eau Claire
$49,380
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$48,170
Appleton
$44,830


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