Other Life Scientist Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for other life scientists in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other life scientists among Wisconsin metropolitan 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Life Scientists in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$111,140
50th Percentile Wage
$86,410
25th Percentile Wage
$61,020
10th Percentile Wage
$37,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other life scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $111,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,210.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$53.44
50th Percentile Wage
$41.54
25th Percentile Wage
$29.34
10th Percentile Wage
$17.89

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other life scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $53.44. The median hourly salary is $41.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.89.

Table 3. Average Other Life Scientist Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Other Life Scientists
$86,410
Animal Scientists
$69,210
Food Scientists and Technologists
$61,090
Soil and Plant Scientists
$56,230
Biochemists and Biophysicists
$66,460
Microbiologists
$57,630
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
$51,900

Table 4. Median Annual Salary of Other Life Scientists in Wisconsin Cities

Table 4 shows the median annual salary of other life scientists in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other life scientists in state of Wisconsin ranges from $67,960 to $70,570. The highest paying area for other life scientists in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $70,570. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Duluth (mean annual salary $69,960). The lowest paying area is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $67,960.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$70,570
Duluth
$69,960
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$67,960

Other Life Scientist Salary by State

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