Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary Information in Wisconsin

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,880
25th Percentile Wage
$46,940
50th Percentile Wage
$57,290
75th Percentile Wage
$70,670
90th Percentile Wage
$87,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial and industrial designers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,880.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.17
25th Percentile Wage
$22.57
50th Percentile Wage
$27.54
75th Percentile Wage
$33.97
90th Percentile Wage
$42.10

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for commercial and industrial designers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.10. The median hourly salary is $27.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.17.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of commercial and industrial designers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,2901.05%2.25%
201556,690-4.25%-
201459,1002.08%-
201357,8703.23%-
201256,000--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $44,580 to $63,980. The highest paying area for commercial and industrial designers in Wisconsin is Sheboygan with a median annual salary of $63,980. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $63,830). The lowest paying area is West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,580.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sheboygan
$63,980
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$63,830
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$61,260
Madison
$59,490
Lake County-Kenosha County
$59,120
Fond du Lac
$58,580
Appleton
$57,630
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$56,750
Oshkosh-Neenah
$53,940
Racine
$50,720
Green Bay
$47,660
Wausau
$45,900
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$44,580


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