Average Salary for City of Milwaukee Employees

The median income for City of Milwaukee employees is $49K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at City of Milwaukee for between five and 10 years earn approximately $40K per year on average. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $51K annually on average. The largest fraction of City of Milwaukee people (35 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $51K per year on average.


The highest average salaries go to Machinists who bring in close to $50K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $50K per year for Journeyman Tool and Die Makers; non-accredited workers make much less. Those with a Master of Science (MS) at City of Milwaukee come out on top, and their salaries approach around $71K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Complex Litigation Case Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $93K per year. Oral / Verbal Communication is regularly seen around here; nearly one in seven of those surveyed report it as a core competency.

Benefits and Perks

City of Milwaukee helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of respondents, and for a large number of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include public employees pension plan (pepp).

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Key Stats for City of Milwaukee


48 %
52 %
$37,278 - $52,802
$45,000 - $91,000

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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