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Wisconsin Per Diem Rates for FY 2017

There are seven areas in Wisconsin for which location-specific per diem rates are specified by the federal government. For travel to areas within Wisconsin that do not have specified per diem rates, the general per diem rates are used.

The per diem rates shown here are effective beginning October 2016. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Wisconsin destination names below.

General Wisconsin Per Diems:


per night lodging


per day meals
Destination County Meal Rate Lodging Rate
Appleton Outagamie County $97.00 $2,172.00
Brookfield / Racine Waukesha / Racine County $100.00 $2,796.00
Madison Dane County $115.00 $8,256.00
Milwaukee Milwaukee County $119.00 $11,892.00
Sheboygan Sheboygan County $94.00 $240.00
Sturgeon Bay Door County $91.00 $27.00
Wisconsin Dells Columbia County $101.00 $408.00
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Per-diems for other cities in Wisconsin:

If you are traveling to a city in Wisconsin that does not have a specific per diem rate the standard per-diem rates of $91.00 per night for lodging and $51.00 per day for meals and incidentals apply.

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Source: www.federalpay.org/perdiem/2017/wisconsin