Postsecondary Sociology Teacher Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary sociology teachers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary sociology teachers 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Sociology Teachers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,280
25th Percentile Wage
$64,140
50th Percentile Wage
$79,320
75th Percentile Wage
$99,080
90th Percentile Wage
$130,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary sociology teachers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$79,320
-4.60% 6.69%
2016
$82,970
12.39% -
2015
$72,690
-8.60% -
2014
$78,940
8.99% -
2013
$71,840
-3.02% -
2012
$74,010
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Sociology Teachers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary sociology teachers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary sociology teachers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $62,180 to $95,610. The highest paying area for postsecondary sociology teachers in Wisconsin is Madison with a median annual salary of $95,610. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $88,460). The lowest paying area is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $62,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Madison
$95,610
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$88,460
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$78,800
Duluth
$72,330
Lake County-Kenosha County
$62,180




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