Average Salary for City of Milwaukee Employees

An average City of Milwaukee employee can expect to make $50K per year. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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  • Updated: 26 Jun 2017
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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $40K annually. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $51K per year on average. The largest fraction of City of Milwaukee people (38 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn around $51K annually on average.


Typically, Machinists are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $50K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Journeyman Tool and Die Makers earn $50K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. City of Milwaukee provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in $65K per year.


Employees who count Research Analysis among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $94K annually. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; close to a fifth of City of Milwaukee's people use it regularly.

Benefits and Perks

Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. City of Milwaukee provides health insurance to nearly all respondents, and the vast majority of workers do receive dental coverage.

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Key Stats for City of Milwaukee


45 %
55 %
$34,555 - $51,653
$45,000 - $71,570

Job Satisfaction

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1-4 years
5-9 years
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