General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Wausau, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Wausau, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general and operations managers in Wausau 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 General and Operations Managers in Wausau, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,090
25th Percentile Wage
$61,560
50th Percentile Wage
$94,010
75th Percentile Wage
$132,920
90th Percentile Wage
$192,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Wausau, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $192,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$94,010
5.05% 17.90%
2016
$89,260
15.48% -
2015
$75,440
1.78% -
2014
$74,100
-0.47% -
2013
$74,450
-3.67% -
2012
$77,180
- -

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Wausau with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $94,010 in Wausau is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Wausau is 20.9 percent (20.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis and 31.2 percent (31.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$118,810
Lake County-Kenosha County
$113,620
Oshkosh-Neenah
$109,960
Madison
$106,490
Sheboygan
$104,840
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$100,320
Janesville
$96,340
Wausau
$94,010
Appleton
$93,170
Racine
$92,570
Fond du Lac
$92,480
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$92,420
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$91,920
Green Bay
$87,900
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$85,440
Eau Claire
$82,800
La Crosse
$78,270
Duluth
$77,340
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$68,400
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$64,660



See also: Top paying jobs in Wausau, Wisconsin.