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

The annual and hourly salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau 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 Wausau, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,270
25th Percentile Wage
$68,190
50th Percentile Wage
$74,530
75th Percentile Wage
$82,700
90th Percentile Wage
$95,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.50
25th Percentile Wage
$32.79
50th Percentile Wage
$35.83
75th Percentile Wage
$39.76
90th Percentile Wage
$45.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.84. The median hourly salary is $35.83. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.50.

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
201674,5300.95%8.13%
201573,8203.59%-
201471,1702.21%-
201369,6001.62%-
201268,470--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $74,530 in Wausau 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 Wausau is 27.2 percent (27.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake County-Kenosha County and 24.8 percent (24.8%) 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 Wausau, Wisconsin.