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Physicist Salary in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin

The annual salary statistics of physicists in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin is shown in Table 1. The wage information of physicists in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington 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 Physicists in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,410
25th Percentile Wage
$60,320
50th Percentile Wage
$94,660
75th Percentile Wage
$175,450
90th Percentile Wage
$187,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physicists in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,410.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$94,660
10.25% -60.57%
2017
$84,960
18.96% -
2016
$68,850
-1.31% -
2015
$69,750
-57.35% -
2014
$109,750
-4.86% -
2013
$115,080
-32.08% -
2012
$152,000
- -

Table 2. Compare Physicist Salary in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $94,660, Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington is the second highest paying city for physicists in state of Wisconsin, following the highest paying city Madison (median annual salary of $122,690). Compared with Madison, the median annual salary of physicists in Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington is 22.8 percent (22.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Madison
$122,690
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$94,660
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$72,470
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$51,340



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