Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary Information in Wisconsin

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,400
25th Percentile Wage
$34,240
50th Percentile Wage
$45,570
75th Percentile Wage
$57,520
90th Percentile Wage
$65,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental science and protection technicians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental science and protection technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,570
10.73% 12.99%
2016
$40,680
2.53% -
2015
$39,650
-0.03% -
2014
$39,660
-0.76% -
2013
$39,960
0.78% -
2012
$39,650
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in state of Wisconsin ranges from $30,060 to $55,980. The highest paying area for environmental science and protection technicians in Wisconsin is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis with a median annual salary of $55,980. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $54,080). The lowest paying area is Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $30,060.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$55,980
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$54,080
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$49,610
Madison
$47,640
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$43,110
Duluth
$42,710
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$38,410
Appleton
$36,830
Oshkosh-Neenah
$36,600
Lake County-Kenosha County
$36,130
Janesville
$36,000
Green Bay
$35,090
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$30,060




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