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

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives amongst Wisconsin cities 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$95,320
75th Percentile Wage
$86,680
50th Percentile Wage
$73,880
25th Percentile Wage
$63,920
10th Percentile Wage
$52,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,200.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$45.83
75th Percentile Wage
$41.68
50th Percentile Wage
$35.52
25th Percentile Wage
$30.73
10th Percentile Wage
$25.10

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.83. The median hourly salary is $35.52. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.10.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $73,880 1.75%
2013 $72,610 -0.11%
2012 $72,690 3.09%
2011 $70,510 0.06%
2010 $70,470 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 4.84%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.11%.We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 3.09% in the year 2012 and a very small increase of 0.06% in 2011.

Table 4. Average First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Wisconsin Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Wisconsin ranges from $56,080 to $95,720. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $95,720. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (mean annual salary $88,180). The lowest paying area is Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $56,080.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$95,720
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$88,180
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$83,490
Racine
$82,770
Madison
$81,520
La Crosse
$77,830
Appleton
$75,390
Green Bay
$72,790
Oshkosh-Neenah
$72,690
Fond du Lac
$71,180
Wausau
$71,170
Eau Claire
$71,170
Janesville
$70,780
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$67,710
Duluth
$62,970
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$61,770
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$61,390
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$57,780
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$56,080

First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary by State

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