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Foresters Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for foresters in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of foresters 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 Foresters in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,140
25th Percentile Wage
$47,510
50th Percentile Wage
$51,790
75th Percentile Wage
$59,730
90th Percentile Wage
$69,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for foresters in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of foresters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,790
-1.47% -1.95%
2016
$52,550
-1.58% -
2015
$53,380
-0.58% -
2014
$53,690
1.71% -
2013
$52,770
-0.06% -
2012
$52,800
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Foresters in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of foresters in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of foresters in state of Wisconsin ranges from $49,320 to $65,470. The highest paying area for foresters in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $65,470. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $61,670). The lowest paying area is South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $49,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$65,470
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$61,670
Duluth
$60,470
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$54,610
Green Bay
$54,470
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$53,070
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$51,790
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$51,770
Madison
$49,710
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$49,320




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