Construction Laborers Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction laborers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction laborers amongst 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Laborers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,150
25th Percentile Wage
$31,440
50th Percentile Wage
$39,600
75th Percentile Wage
$52,310
90th Percentile Wage
$63,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction laborers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,600
1.79% 7.58%
2016
$38,890
4.96% -
2015
$36,960
-0.49% -
2014
$37,140
2.37% -
2013
$36,260
-0.94% -
2012
$36,600
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Laborers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $32,780 to $55,410. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $55,410. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $48,320). The lowest paying area is Oshkosh-Neenah with a median annual salary of $32,780.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$55,410
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$48,320
Duluth
$47,770
Janesville
$46,650
Lake County-Kenosha County
$44,640
Madison
$42,610
Eau Claire
$40,810
Racine
$39,540
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$38,980
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$37,600
Fond du Lac
$37,570
Sheboygan
$36,870
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$36,770
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$35,570
Appleton
$35,280
Wausau
$35,090
Green Bay
$34,700
La Crosse
$33,580
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$33,510
Oshkosh-Neenah
$32,780




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