First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary Information in Madison, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Madison, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Madison is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Madison, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,430
25th Percentile Wage
$69,630
50th Percentile Wage
$86,370
75th Percentile Wage
$100,360
90th Percentile Wage
$115,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Madison, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,430.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.57
25th Percentile Wage
$33.47
50th Percentile Wage
$41.52
75th Percentile Wage
$48.25
90th Percentile Wage
$55.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Madison, Wisconsin. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $55.34. The median hourly salary is $41.52. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.57.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,3705.99%15.05%
201581,200-0.39%-
201481,5209.09%-
201374,1101.00%-
201273,370--

Table 3. Compare First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary in Madison with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,370 in Madison is in the middle of salary range for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Madison is 15.6 percent (15.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake County-Kenosha County and 35.1 percent (35.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$102,350
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$93,080
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$92,090
Appleton
$86,630
Madison
$86,370
Green Bay
$83,830
Duluth
$80,180
Janesville
$76,040
La Crosse
$75,020
Wausau
$74,530
Eau Claire
$74,460
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,640
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,440
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$64,130
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$59,080
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$56,080

See also: Top paying jobs in Madison, Wisconsin.