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Nurse Practitioners Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for nurse practitioners in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of nurse practitioners amongst Wisconsin 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 Nurse Practitioners in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$119,020
75th Percentile Wage
$105,840
50th Percentile Wage
$92,740
25th Percentile Wage
$83,080
10th Percentile Wage
$73,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $119,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $73,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$57.22
75th Percentile Wage
$50.88
50th Percentile Wage
$44.59
25th Percentile Wage
$39.94
10th Percentile Wage
$35.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for nurse practitioners in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $57.22. The median hourly salary is $44.59. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.22.

Table 3. Average Nurse Practitioners Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Nurse Practitioners
$92,740
Audiologists
$73,700
Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$71,990
Chiropractors
$68,750
General Dentists
$163,750
Dietitians and Nutritionists
$54,400
Optometrists
$94,210

Table 4. Median Annual Salary of Nurse Practitioners in Wisconsin Cities

Table 4 shows the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in state of Wisconsin ranges from $81,300 to $103,250. The highest paying area for nurse practitioners in Wisconsin is Duluth with a median annual salary of $103,250. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (mean annual salary $102,790). The lowest paying area is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $81,300.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Duluth
$103,250
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$102,790
Racine
$98,130
Green Bay
$96,040
Fond du Lac
$94,120
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$93,440
Janesville
$93,410
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$93,280
Oshkosh-Neenah
$92,540
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$92,050
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$91,720
Appleton
$91,510
Madison
$90,730
Sheboygan
$90,310
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$87,780
Lake County-Kenosha County
$81,300

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