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Legislator Salary Information in Jonesboro, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Jonesboro, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Jonesboro 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 Jonesboro, Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,080
25th Percentile Wage
$16,240
50th Percentile Wage
$17,460
75th Percentile Wage
$18,680
90th Percentile Wage
$19,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Jonesboro, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$17,460
0.23% 0.23%
2012
$17,420
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Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Jonesboro with Other Arkansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,460, Jonesboro is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Arkansas, following city of Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway (median annual salary of $19,790). Compared with the highest paying city Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, the median annual salary of legislators in Jonesboro is 11.8 percent (11.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$19,790
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$19,180
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$18,830
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$18,810
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$18,700
Pine Bluff
$17,580
Jonesboro
$17,460



See also: Top paying jobs in Jonesboro, Arkansas.