Environmental Engineer Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental engineers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental engineers among 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 Environmental Engineers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,710
25th Percentile Wage
$62,440
50th Percentile Wage
$77,560
75th Percentile Wage
$90,360
90th Percentile Wage
$102,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,710.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.34
25th Percentile Wage
$30.02
50th Percentile Wage
$37.29
75th Percentile Wage
$43.44
90th Percentile Wage
$49.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for environmental engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $49.15. The median hourly salary is $37.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.34.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,5600.48%1.73%
201577,1901.55%-
201475,9900.45%-
201375,650-0.75%-
201276,220--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Engineers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental engineers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental engineers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $73,080 to $85,690. The highest paying area for environmental engineers in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $85,690. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Racine (mean annual salary $83,740). The lowest paying area is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $73,080.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$85,690
Racine
$83,740
Green Bay
$81,480
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$80,420
Duluth
$79,730
Madison
$79,720
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$73,080


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