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Wisconsin Nursing Salaries

We have compiled salary and employment data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Wisconsin nurses in 2018. Select from the "Professions" menu above to skip to your profession.

Average Salary Comparison in Wisconsin by Profession

Registered Nurse

Hourly Average
$33
Weekly Average
$1,338
Monthly Average
$5,796
Annual Average
$69,554

Nurse Practitioner

Hourly Average
$51
Weekly Average
$2,049
Monthly Average
$8,878
Annual Average
$106,532

Licensed Practical Nurse

Hourly Average
$21
Weekly Average
$859
Monthly Average
$3,721
Annual Average
$44,655

Nurse Anestheist

Hourly Average
$97
Weekly Average
$3,870
Monthly Average
$16,769
Annual Average
$201,225

Nurse Midwife

Hourly Average
$54
Weekly Average
$2,174
Monthly Average
$9,422
Annual Average
$113,060

Registered Nurse Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 43,350 Registered Nurses are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Registered Nurse's wage in Wisconsin, at $69,554 annually, is higher than the national average of $68,608.

Registered Nurse

CE Requirements for Registered Nurse
Average Salaries 2019

Registered Nurse Salary Wisconsin

Hourly Average
$33
Monthly Average
$5,796
Annual Average
$69,554
Employed
43,350

U.S. Registered Nurse RN Salary

Hourly Average
$33
Monthly Average
$5,717
Annual Average
$68,608
Employed
1,831,960

U.S. National Average Salary

Hourly Average
$39
Monthly Average
$6,720
Annual Average
$80,636
Employed
2,372,730
Region

Appleton

Hourly Wage
$31.40
Annual Wage
$66,330

Eau Claire

Hourly Wage
$30.51
Annual Wage
$67,370

Green Bay

Hourly Wage
$30.64
Annual Wage
$65,790

Janesville-Beloit

Hourly Wage
$32.33
Annual Wage
$67,540

Madison

Hourly Wage
$37.34
Annual Wage
$79,810

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis

Hourly Wage
$34.43
Annual Wage
$72,640

Oshkosh-Neenah

Hourly Wage
$32.37
Annual Wage
$68,300

Racine

Hourly Wage
$33.90
Annual Wage
$72,030

Sheboygan

Hourly Wage
$32.81
Annual Wage
$68,250

Wausau

Hourly Wage
$32.03
Annual Wage
$67,480

Nurse Practitioner Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 2,120 Nurse Practitioners are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Practitioner's wage in Wisconsin, at $106,532 annually, is below the national average of $106,718.

Nurse Practitioner

CE Requirements for Nurse Practitioner
Average Salaries 2019

Nurse Practitioner Salary Wisconsin

Hourly Average
$51
Monthly Average
$8,878
Annual Average
$106,532
Employed
2,120

U.S. Nurse Practitioner RN Salary

Hourly Average
$51
Monthly Average
$8,893
Annual Average
$106,718
Employed
103,180

U.S. National Average Salary

Hourly Average
$39
Monthly Average
$6,720
Annual Average
$80,636
Employed
2,372,730
Region

Appleton

Hourly Wage
$48.50
Annual Wage
$105,250

Eau Claire

Hourly Wage
$50.17
Annual Wage
$108,480

Fond du Lac

Hourly Wage
$49.76
Annual Wage
$103,680

Green Bay

Hourly Wage
$49.42
Annual Wage
$106,940

Janesville-Beloit

Hourly Wage
$52.48
Annual Wage
$107,520

Madison

Hourly Wage
$49.52
Annual Wage
$103,100

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis

Hourly Wage
$51.03
Annual Wage
$105,790

Oshkosh-Neenah

Hourly Wage
$49.95
Annual Wage
$103,930

Racine

Hourly Wage
$50.95
Annual Wage
$106,980

Sheboygan

Hourly Wage
$50.15
Annual Wage
$105,900

Wausau

Hourly Wage
$51.27
Annual Wage
$114,280

Licensed Practical Nurse Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 4,870 Licensed Practical Nurses are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Licensed Practical Nurse's wage in Wisconsin, at $44,655 annually, is below the national average of $45,368.

Licensed Practical Nurse

CE Requirements for Licensed Practical Nurse
Average Salaries 2019

Licensed Practical Nurse Salary Wisconsin

Hourly Average
$21
Monthly Average
$3,721
Annual Average
$44,655
Employed
4,870

U.S. Licensed Practical Nurse RN Salary

Hourly Average
$22
Monthly Average
$3,781
Annual Average
$45,368
Employed
420,690

U.S. National Average Salary

Hourly Average
$39
Monthly Average
$6,720
Annual Average
$80,636
Employed
2,372,730
Region

Appleton

Hourly Wage
$20.77
Annual Wage
$42,570

Eau Claire

Hourly Wage
$20.61
Annual Wage
$42,420

Green Bay

Hourly Wage
$20.51
Annual Wage
$42,620

Janesville-Beloit

Hourly Wage
$22.18
Annual Wage
$46,040

Madison

Hourly Wage
$22.81
Annual Wage
$47,630

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis

Hourly Wage
$23.15
Annual Wage
$47,760

Oshkosh-Neenah

Hourly Wage
$21.26
Annual Wage
$45,090

Racine

Hourly Wage
$22.44
Annual Wage
$46,960

Sheboygan

Hourly Wage
$20.70
Annual Wage
$42,480

Wausau

Hourly Wage
$20.91
Annual Wage
$42,980

Nurse Anestheist Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 130 Nurse Anestheists are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Anestheist's wage in Wisconsin, at $201,225 annually, is higher than the national average of $170,692.

Nurse Anestheist

Average Salaries 2019

Nurse Anestheist Salary Wisconsin

Hourly Average
$97
Monthly Average
$16,769
Annual Average
$201,225
Employed
130

U.S. Nurse Anestheist RN Salary

Hourly Average
$82
Monthly Average
$14,224
Annual Average
$170,692
Employed
15,200

U.S. National Average Salary

Hourly Average
$39
Monthly Average
$6,720
Annual Average
$80,636
Employed
2,372,730
Region

Eau Claire

Hourly Wage
$94.54
Annual Wage
$198,120

Green Bay

Hourly Wage
$97.25
Annual Wage
$216,200

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis

Hourly Wage
$94.30
Annual Wage
$211,100

Wausau

Hourly Wage
$88.38
Annual Wage
$179,480

Nurse Midwife Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 30 Nurse Midwifes are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Midwife's wage in Wisconsin, at $113,060 annually, is higher than the national average of $104,902.

Nurse Midwife

CE Requirements for Nurse Midwife
Average Salaries 2019

Nurse Midwife Salary Wisconsin

Hourly Average
$54
Monthly Average
$9,422
Annual Average
$113,060
Employed
30

U.S. Nurse Midwife RN Salary

Hourly Average
$50
Monthly Average
$8,742
Annual Average
$104,902
Employed
1,700

U.S. National Average Salary

Hourly Average
$39
Monthly Average
$6,720
Annual Average
$80,636
Employed
2,372,730
Region

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis

Hourly Wage
$55.46
Annual Wage
$113,060

Average Salary Comparison in Wisconsin by Profession

Hourly Average
Weekly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Registered Nurse
$33
$1,338
$5,796
$69,554
Nurse Practitioner
$51
$2,049
$8,878
$106,532
Licensed Practical Nurse
$21
$859
$3,721
$44,655
Nurse Anestheist
$97
$3,870
$16,769
$201,225
Nurse Midwife
$54
$2,174
$9,422
$113,060

Registered Nurse Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 43,350 Registered Nurses are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Registered Nurse's wage in Wisconsin, at $69,554 annually, is higher than the national average of $68,608.

Average Salaries 2018
Hourly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Employed
Registered Nurse Salary Wisconsin
$33
$5,796
$69,554
43,350
U.S. Registered Nurse RN Salary
$33
$5,717
$68,608
1,831,960
U.S. National Average Salary for all professions listed
$39
$6,720
$80,636
2,372,730
Region
Hourly Wage
Annual Wage
Appleton
$31.40
$66,330
Eau Claire
$30.51
$67,370
Green Bay
$30.64
$65,790
Janesville-Beloit
$32.33
$67,540
Madison
$37.34
$79,810
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$34.43
$72,640
Oshkosh-Neenah
$32.37
$68,300
Racine
$33.90
$72,030
Sheboygan
$32.81
$68,250
Wausau
$32.03
$67,480

Nurse Practitioner Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 2,120 Nurse Practitioners are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Practitioner's wage in Wisconsin, at $106,532 annually, is below the national average of $106,718.

Average Salaries 2018
Hourly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Employed
Nurse Practitioner Salary Wisconsin
$51
$8,878
$106,532
2,120
U.S. Nurse Practitioner RN Salary
$51
$8,893
$106,718
103,180
U.S. National Average Salary for all professions listed
$39
$6,720
$80,636
2,372,730
Region
Hourly Wage
Annual Wage
Appleton
$48.50
$105,250
Eau Claire
$50.17
$108,480
Fond du Lac
$49.76
$103,680
Green Bay
$49.42
$106,940
Janesville-Beloit
$52.48
$107,520
Madison
$49.52
$103,100
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$51.03
$105,790
Oshkosh-Neenah
$49.95
$103,930
Racine
$50.95
$106,980
Sheboygan
$50.15
$105,900
Wausau
$51.27
$114,280

Licensed Practical Nurse Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 4,870 Licensed Practical Nurses are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Licensed Practical Nurse's wage in Wisconsin, at $44,655 annually, is below the national average of $45,368.

Average Salaries 2018
Hourly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Employed
Licensed Practical Nurse Salary Wisconsin
$21
$3,721
$44,655
4,870
U.S. Licensed Practical Nurse RN Salary
$22
$3,781
$45,368
420,690
U.S. National Average Salary for all professions listed
$39
$6,720
$80,636
2,372,730
Region
Hourly Wage
Annual Wage
Appleton
$20.77
$42,570
Eau Claire
$20.61
$42,420
Green Bay
$20.51
$42,620
Janesville-Beloit
$22.18
$46,040
Madison
$22.81
$47,630
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$23.15
$47,760
Oshkosh-Neenah
$21.26
$45,090
Racine
$22.44
$46,960
Sheboygan
$20.70
$42,480
Wausau
$20.91
$42,980

Nurse Anestheist Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 130 Nurse Anestheists are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Anestheist's wage in Wisconsin, at $201,225 annually, is higher than the national average of $170,692.

Nurse Anestheist

Average Salaries 2018
Hourly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Employed
Nurse Anestheist Salary Wisconsin
$97
$16,769
$201,225
130
U.S. Nurse Anestheist RN Salary
$82
$14,224
$170,692
15,200
U.S. National Average Salary for all professions listed
$39
$6,720
$80,636
2,372,730
Region
Hourly Wage
Annual Wage
Eau Claire
$94.54
$198,120
Green Bay
$97.25
$216,200
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$94.30
$211,100
Wausau
$88.38
$179,480

Nurse Midwife Salary in Wisconsin

Approximately 30 Nurse Midwifes are employed in the state of Wisconsin. The average Nurse Midwife's wage in Wisconsin, at $113,060 annually, is higher than the national average of $104,902.

Average Salaries 2018
Hourly Average
Monthly Average
Annual Average
Employed
Nurse Midwife Salary Wisconsin
$54
$9,422
$113,060
30
U.S. Nurse Midwife RN Salary
$50
$8,742
$104,902
1,700
U.S. National Average Salary for all professions listed
$39
$6,720
$80,636
2,372,730
Region
Hourly Wage
Annual Wage
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$55.46
$113,060