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Gas Plant Operator Salary Information in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of gas plant operators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of gas plant operators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Gas Plant Operators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,820
25th Percentile Wage
$80,430
50th Percentile Wage
$87,840
75th Percentile Wage
$94,690
90th Percentile Wage
$99,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for gas plant operators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $99,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of gas plant operators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$87,840
1.71% 0.00%
2014
$86,340
-1.74% -
2012
$87,840
- -

Table 3. Compare Gas Plant Operator Salary in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $87,840, Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis is the highest paying city for gas plant operators in state of Wisconsin, followed by South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $82,730). In comparison, the median annual salary of gas plant operators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis is 5.8 percent (5.8%) higher than that in South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$87,840
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$82,730
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$63,990



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