The annual and hourly salary statistics of interpreters and translators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of interpreters and translators 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$32,930|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,930|
|50th Percentile Wage||$53,480|
|75th Percentile Wage||$63,930|
|90th Percentile Wage||$79,750|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for interpreters and translators 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 $79,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,930.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of interpreters and translators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $53,480, Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis is the highest paying city for interpreters and translators in state of Wisconsin, followed by Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (median annual salary $52,130). In comparison, the median annual salary of interpreters and translators in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis is 2.5 percent (2.5%) higher than that in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis|| |
|Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington|| |
|West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Green Bay|| |
|Lake County-Kenosha County|| |
|La Crosse|| |
|Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |