Detectives and Criminal Investigators Salary in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

The annual salary statistics of detectives and criminal investigators in Eau Claire, Wisconsin is shown in Table 1. The wage data of detectives and criminal investigators in Eau Claire is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Detectives and Criminal Investigators in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,580
25th Percentile Wage
$62,830
50th Percentile Wage
$71,190
75th Percentile Wage
$76,760
90th Percentile Wage
$80,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for detectives and criminal investigators in Eau Claire, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,580.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of detectives and criminal investigators from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$71,190
11.11% 14.85%
2017
$63,280
4.20% -
2016
$60,620
2.51% -
2015
$59,100
-2.57% -
2012
$60,620
- -

Table 2. Compare Detectives and Criminal Investigators Salary in Eau Claire with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $71,190 in Eau Claire is in the middle of salary range for detectives and criminal investigators in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of detectives and criminal investigators in Eau Claire is 10.4 percent (10.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis and 28.5 percent (28.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$79,470
Racine
$76,060
Oshkosh-Neenah
$75,740
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$74,420
Lake County-Kenosha County
$74,370
Duluth
$74,260
Madison
$73,540
Eau Claire
$71,190
Janesville
$70,520
Green Bay
$68,110
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$64,570
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$64,570
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$64,480
Appleton
$61,130
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$59,100
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$50,900



See also: Top paying jobs in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.