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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 amongst 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 Veterinarians in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,900
25th Percentile Wage
$65,300
50th Percentile Wage
$78,960
75th Percentile Wage
$107,370
90th Percentile Wage
$172,250

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 $172,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.92
25th Percentile Wage
$31.40
50th Percentile Wage
$37.96
75th Percentile Wage
$51.62
90th Percentile Wage
$82.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for veterinarians in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $82.81. The median hourly salary is $37.96. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,9600.46%1.49%
201578,600-0.24%-
201478,7902.26%-
201377,010-1.00%-
201277,780--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Veterinarians in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 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 $64,840 to $96,830. The highest paying area for veterinarians in Wisconsin is Lake County-Kenosha County with a median annual salary of $96,830. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $92,460). The lowest paying area is Duluth with a median annual salary of $64,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$96,830
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$92,460
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$86,840
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$85,510
Oshkosh-Neenah
$80,100
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$79,950
Madison
$78,720
Eau Claire
$74,710
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$74,550
Green Bay
$74,040
Appleton
$73,110
Janesville
$71,320
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$71,000
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,100
Wausau
$68,790
Racine
$68,570
La Crosse
$67,570
Duluth
$64,840


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