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Legislator Salary Information in Decatur, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Decatur, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Decatur is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Legislators in Decatur, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,130
25th Percentile Wage
$16,830
50th Percentile Wage
$17,990
75th Percentile Wage
$19,160
90th Percentile Wage
$20,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Decatur, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $20,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,130.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for legislators in Decatur, Alabama. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201417,990-0.22%1.95%
201318,0302.16%-
201217,640--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Decatur with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,990, Decatur is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Alabama, following city of Montgomery (median annual salary of $49,240). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Decatur is about 63.5 percent (63.5%) lower than that of the highest paying city Montgomery.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Montgomery
$49,240
Huntsville
$21,290
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,810
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,620
Tuscaloosa
$18,510
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,370
Birmingham-Hoover
$18,320
Mobile
$18,190
Dothan
$18,100
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,040
Decatur
$17,990

See also: Top paying jobs in Decatur, Alabama.