Computer and Information Research Scientist Salary Information in Madison, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer and information research scientists in Madison, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of computer and information research scientists in Madison is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Computer and Information Research Scientists in Madison, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,280
25th Percentile Wage
$56,910
50th Percentile Wage
$64,250
75th Percentile Wage
$81,160
90th Percentile Wage
$96,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer and information research scientists in Madison, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer and information research scientists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,250
1.67% -40.90%
2016
$63,180
-21.97% -
2015
$77,060
2.91% -
2014
$74,820
0.33% -
2013
$74,570
-21.40% -
2012
$90,530
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer and Information Research Scientist Salary in Madison with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $64,250, Madison is the lowest paying city for computer and information research scientists in state of Wisconsin, following city of Lake County-Kenosha County (median annual salary of $116,610). In comparison, the median annual salary of computer and information research scientists in Madison is 44.9 percent (44.9%) lower than that in the highest paying city Lake County-Kenosha County.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$116,610
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$114,890
Madison
$64,250



See also: Top paying jobs in Madison, Wisconsin.