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Legislator Salary Information in Tucson, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Tucson, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Tucson 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 Tucson, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,860
25th Percentile Wage
$19,050
50th Percentile Wage
$22,630
75th Percentile Wage
$51,940
90th Percentile Wage
$75,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Tucson, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,860.

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 Tucson, Arizona. 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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201622,630-2.34%-21.70%
201523,1609.07%-
201421,060-26.88%-
201326,720-3.07%-
201227,540--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Tucson with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $22,630 in Tucson is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Arizona. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Tucson is 50.5 percent (50.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Flagstaff and 15.8 percent (15.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Flagstaff
$45,740
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$30,170
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$30,110
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
$24,280
Tucson
$22,630
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$19,050

See also: Top paying jobs in Tucson, Arizona.