First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary in Wausau, Wisconsin

The annual salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin is shown in Table 1. The wage information of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau 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 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,130
25th Percentile Wage
$66,710
50th Percentile Wage
$79,720
75th Percentile Wage
$92,080
90th Percentile Wage
$110,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $110,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,130.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$79,720
-1.72% 14.11%
2017
$81,090
8.09% -
2016
$74,530
0.95% -
2015
$73,820
3.59% -
2014
$71,170
2.21% -
2013
$69,600
1.62% -
2012
$68,470
- -

Table 2. Compare First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary in Wausau with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $79,720 in Wausau is in the middle of salary range for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Wausau is 24.9 percent (24.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake County-Kenosha County and 29.7 percent (29.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake County-Kenosha County
$106,090
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$100,140
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$97,920
Racine
$96,460
Madison
$94,990
Green Bay
$92,420
Appleton
$88,280
Oshkosh-Neenah
$85,620
Eau Claire
$82,540
Duluth
$81,170
Wausau
$79,720
Janesville
$79,540
Sheboygan
$78,700
La Crosse
$76,300
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$75,330
Fond du Lac
$74,190
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$73,100
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,100
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$61,410
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$56,080



See also: Top paying jobs in Wausau, Wisconsin.