Science Technicians in Wisconsin
Considering a career as a Science Technician in Wisconsin?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Science Technicians in Wisconsin are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Science Technicians in Wisconsin is growing faster than average.
Science Technicians in Wisconsin earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Science Technicians Work in Wisconsin?
There were approximately 820 workers employed as Science Technicians in this state in 2018.
There were 830 Science Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 940 Science Technicians working in it, which means Wisconsin has fewer Science Technicians than average.
Job Projections for Wisconsin
Jobs for Science Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 8.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.7%.
Wisconsin Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 130 annual job openings, and a total of 1,060 jobs for Wisconsin Science Technicians in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 9,900 annual jobs and 83,500 total jobs in 2026.
What do Science Technicians Make in Wisconsin?
In 2018 wages for Science Technicians ranged from $25,350 to $80,360 with $50,260 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $12.19 to $38.64. The median hourly rate was $24.16.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $21.83 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $2.33.
The median salary in Wisconsin is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Wisconsin Metros for Science Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Science Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||700||$49,410|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI||110||$51,020|
Top States for Science Technicians Employment
View the list below to see where most Science Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Science Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$56,230|
Related Careers in WI
Discover similar careers:
|Occupation||WI Employment Total|
|Forest and Conservation Technicians||760|
|Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health||490|
|Forensic Science Technicians||190|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
|Request Info||Southern New Hampshire University You have goals. Southern New Hampshire University can help you get there. Whether you need a bachelor's degree to get into a career or want a master's degree to move up in your current career, SNHU has an online program for you. Find your degree from over 200 online programs. Learn More >|