Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers 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 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,030
25th Percentile Wage
$63,930
50th Percentile Wage
$74,100
75th Percentile Wage
$83,270
90th Percentile Wage
$95,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $47,030.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.61
25th Percentile Wage
$30.74
50th Percentile Wage
$35.61
75th Percentile Wage
$40.03
90th Percentile Wage
$45.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.93. The median hourly salary is $35.61. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.61.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,1002.00%7.27%
201572,6203.04%-
201470,4103.03%-
201368,280-0.63%-
201268,710--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $63,200 to $80,210. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $80,210. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Duluth (mean annual salary $78,640). The lowest paying area is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $63,200.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$80,210
Duluth
$78,640
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$77,380
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$77,030
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$75,610
Sheboygan
$75,430
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$74,680
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$74,150
Appleton
$74,090
Oshkosh-Neenah
$72,050
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$71,980
Eau Claire
$67,080
Madison
$63,640
Lake County-Kenosha County
$63,200


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