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Legislator Salary Information in Appleton, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Appleton, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Appleton 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 Legislators in Appleton, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,190
25th Percentile Wage
$52,520
50th Percentile Wage
$56,200
75th Percentile Wage
$59,880
90th Percentile Wage
$62,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Appleton, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,200
67.30% 68.11%
2016
$18,380
2.72% -
2015
$17,880
1.17% -
2014
$17,670
-2.49% -
2013
$18,110
1.05% -
2012
$17,920
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Appleton with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $56,200, Appleton is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Wisconsin, followed by Oshkosh-Neenah (median annual salary $42,900). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Appleton is 23.7 percent (23.7%) higher than that in Oshkosh-Neenah.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Appleton
$56,200
Oshkosh-Neenah
$42,900
Lake County-Kenosha County
$39,470
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$37,570
Sheboygan
$29,410
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$20,220
Duluth
$19,670
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$19,250
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$19,200
La Crosse
$18,940
Janesville
$18,700
Green Bay
$18,440
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$18,390
Wausau
$18,360
Madison
$18,240
Eau Claire
$18,150
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$18,130
Fond du Lac
$18,050
Racine
$17,990
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$17,790



See also: Top paying jobs in Appleton, Wisconsin.