How Much do Insurance Agents Make in Wisconsin?

Do insurance agents in Wisconsin make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Wisconsin insurance agents?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in Wisconsin earn an average of $76,410 a year, equivalent to $36.74 an hour.

This is 13% more than insurance agents nationwide and 56% more than the typical Wisconsin worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Wisconsin Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $62.60 $130,210
75th $46.31 $96,320
50th $30.44 $63,320
25th $21.07 $43,820
10th $16.42 $34,150
Wisconsin Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Appleton $33.87 $70,440
Eau Claire $34.75 $72,280
Fond du Lac $46.01 $95,710
Green Bay $32.51 $67,630
Janesville $28.56 $59,400
La Crosse $41.97 $87,310
Madison $39.73 $82,650
Milwaukee $42.45 $88,300
Oshkosh $34.04 $70,790
Racine $28.99 $60,290
Sheboygan $26.40 $54,910
Wausau $29.27 $60,880
Wisconsin Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $36.74 $76,410
2018 $35.91 $74,690
2017 $35.79 $74,450
2016 $35.50 $73,840
2015 $36.78 $76,500
2014 $31.51 $65,540
2013 $30.84 $64,140
2012 $28.70 $59,690
2011 $30.02 $62,430