Risk Management Schools In Wisconsin

There are 4 accredited risk management schools in Wisconsin for faculty who teach risk management classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in risk management in the state of Wisconsin, which encompasses risk management training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Risk Management
  • Masters degree in Risk Management


  1. Carroll University

    100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Concordia University-Wisconsin

    12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097-2402

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Wisconsin-Madison

    500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380

    42 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Wisconsin 2,800
National 235,170

Of all of the risk management professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Wisconsin.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Wisconsin

2,940 2,790 2,550 2,630 2,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Risk Management is a shrinking field in Wisconsin. There were 140 less risk management professionals working in Wisconsin in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Wisconsin, this field has shrunk by 5% in four years. This decline is slower than the national trend for risk management professionals which shows a 21% increase in the number of risk management professionals working around the nation.

Risk Management VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$70,720 $72,500 $73,407 $77,273 $76,137
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to risk management professionals are growing in Wisconsin. The mean salary for risk management professionals in 2006 was $70,720 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $76,137 per year.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Thus, there was a 7% growth in risk management professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of risk management, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid risk management professionals earning 162% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Wisconsin state.

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Business Administration
Business Management
Emergency Management
Property Management
Risk Management
Small Business

In Wisconsin, risk management professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Risk Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin


As the number of risk management professionals is decreasing in Wisconsin state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited risk management schools in Wisconsin state is increasing. In 2006 there were 59 risk management graduates from risk management courses in Wisconsin and in 2010 there were 88 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of risk management school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin by 49%. 71% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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