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Legislator Salary Information in Montgomery, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Montgomery, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Montgomery is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,310
25th Percentile Wage
$33,920
50th Percentile Wage
$50,840
75th Percentile Wage
$69,590
90th Percentile Wage
$84,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Montgomery, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $84,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,310.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,840
3.15% 63.08%
2016
$49,240
-6.60% -
2015
$52,490
32.77% -
2014
$35,290
-16.86% -
2013
$41,240
54.49% -
2012
$18,770
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $50,840, Montgomery is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Alabama, followed by Huntsville (median annual salary $21,290). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Montgomery is 58.1 percent (58.1%) higher than that in Huntsville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Montgomery
$50,840
Huntsville
$21,290
Mobile
$19,650
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$19,360
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$19,220
Tuscaloosa
$18,930
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,840
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$18,810
Birmingham-Hoover
$18,580
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$18,420
Dothan
$18,310
Anniston-Oxford
$18,290
Decatur
$18,280



See also: Top paying jobs in Montgomery, Alabama.