Average Salary for City of Milwaukee Employees

The average employee at City of Milwaukee takes home $49K annually. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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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 $40K per year on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $51K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $51K per year on average.


Machinists are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $50K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $50K per year for Journeyman Tool and Die Makers; non-accredited workers make much less. City of Milwaukee provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS) — these employees rake in about $71K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Complex Litigation Case Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $93K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at City of Milwaukee is Oral / Verbal Communication, with one-seventh considering it a key competency.

Benefits and Perks

The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for almost all workers and dental coverage for a large number of workers. Other privileges 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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