The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Merced, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Merced 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||$33,880|
|25th Percentile Wage||$37,640|
|50th Percentile Wage||$48,580|
|75th Percentile Wage||$69,690|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,650|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Merced, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,880.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,580 in Merced is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Merced is 54.0 percent (54.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville and 30.9 percent (30.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Salinas.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|El Centro|| |