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Electricians Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for electricians in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electricians 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 Electricians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,080
25th Percentile Wage
$45,700
50th Percentile Wage
$58,310
75th Percentile Wage
$70,390
90th Percentile Wage
$79,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,080.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.87
25th Percentile Wage
$21.97
50th Percentile Wage
$28.03
75th Percentile Wage
$33.84
90th Percentile Wage
$38.33

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electricians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.33. The median hourly salary is $28.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.87.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201658,3100.26%8.68%
201558,1603.61%-
201456,0602.41%-
201354,7102.67%-
201253,250--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electricians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electricians in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electricians in state of Wisconsin ranges from $44,750 to $73,350. The highest paying area for electricians in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $73,350. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Lake County-Kenosha County (mean annual salary $69,810). The lowest paying area is Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,750.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$73,350
Lake County-Kenosha County
$69,810
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$65,180
Duluth
$64,910
Eau Claire
$64,240
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$63,030
Fond du Lac
$62,390
Janesville
$59,650
Racine
$58,130
Sheboygan
$56,920
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$56,450
Oshkosh-Neenah
$56,420
Madison
$56,120
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$55,810
Green Bay
$54,280
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$53,050
Appleton
$52,780
La Crosse
$48,400
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$44,750


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