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Veterinarians Salary Information in Wisconsin

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Veterinarians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$166,580
75th Percentile Wage
$106,080
50th Percentile Wage
$78,790
25th Percentile Wage
$65,140
10th Percentile Wage
$53,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinarians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,690.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$80.09
75th Percentile Wage
$51.00
50th Percentile Wage
$37.88
25th Percentile Wage
$31.32
10th Percentile Wage
$25.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for veterinarians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.09. The median hourly salary is $37.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.81.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $78,790 2.31%
2013 $77,010 -0.99%
2012 $77,780 4.35%
2011 $74,540 2.07%
2010 $73,030 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for veterinarians in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 7.89%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.99%.We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.35% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.07% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Veterinarians Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Veterinarians
$78,790
Registered Nurses
$64,090
Nurse Midwives
$96,760
Nurse Practitioners
$92,740
Audiologists
$73,700
Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$71,990
Chiropractors
$68,750

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Veterinarians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of veterinarians in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of veterinarians in state of Wisconsin ranges from $59,640 to $105,260. The highest paying area for veterinarians in Wisconsin is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis with a median annual salary of $105,260. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Lake County-Kenosha County (mean annual salary $90,570). The lowest paying area is South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$105,260
Lake County-Kenosha County
$90,570
La Crosse
$88,250
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$86,840
Green Bay
$86,070
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$82,070
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$81,870
Oshkosh-Neenah
$79,960
Duluth
$79,540
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$79,440
Eau Claire
$73,510
Janesville
$73,490
Madison
$73,220
Appleton
$72,640
Wausau
$69,880
Racine
$68,570
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$67,970
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$59,640

Veterinarians Salary by State

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