Mechanical Engineering Technician Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineering technicians in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineering technicians amongst Wisconsin cities 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Engineering Technicians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,020
25th Percentile Wage
$40,810
50th Percentile Wage
$50,130
75th Percentile Wage
$60,880
90th Percentile Wage
$73,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineering technicians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.36
25th Percentile Wage
$19.62
50th Percentile Wage
$24.10
75th Percentile Wage
$29.27
90th Percentile Wage
$35.11

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mechanical engineering technicians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.11. The median hourly salary is $24.10. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.36.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineering technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,130-0.86%6.42%
201550,560-0.69%-
201450,9106.91%-
201347,3901.01%-
201246,910--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineering Technicians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in state of Wisconsin ranges from $43,680 to $57,960. The highest paying area for mechanical engineering technicians in Wisconsin is Oshkosh-Neenah with a median annual salary of $57,960. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Lake County-Kenosha County (mean annual salary $54,310). The lowest paying area is South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $43,680.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Oshkosh-Neenah
$57,960
Lake County-Kenosha County
$54,310
Sheboygan
$54,000
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$53,600
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$51,100
Racine
$50,730
Madison
$50,560
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$48,060
Wausau
$47,510
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$45,340
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$43,680


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