The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$21,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$23,330|
|50th Percentile Wage||$34,970|
|75th Percentile Wage||$60,500|
|90th Percentile Wage||$83,110|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $34,970 in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Arizona. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 23.5 percent (23.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Flagstaff and 45.5 percent (45.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Arizona nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lake Havasu City-Kingman|| |
|Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area|| |