Other Physical Scientist Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for other physical scientists in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other physical 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,790
25th Percentile Wage
$43,730
50th Percentile Wage
$73,370
75th Percentile Wage
$89,950
90th Percentile Wage
$124,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physical scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,790.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.80
25th Percentile Wage
$21.02
50th Percentile Wage
$35.28
75th Percentile Wage
$43.25
90th Percentile Wage
$60.03

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other physical scientists in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.03. The median hourly salary is $35.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.80.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other physical scientists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,3703.20%3.26%
201571,0208.69%-
201464,850-10.27%-
201371,5100.74%-
201270,980--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Physical Scientists in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other physical scientists in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other physical scientists in state of Wisconsin ranges from $67,780 to $99,160. The highest paying area for other physical scientists in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $99,160. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $74,290). The lowest paying area is Madison with a median annual salary of $67,780.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$99,160
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$74,290
Madison
$67,780



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