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Legislator Salary Information in Salinas, California

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,160
25th Percentile Wage
$28,430
50th Percentile Wage
$35,950
75th Percentile Wage
$58,740
90th Percentile Wage
$74,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Salinas, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,160.

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 Salinas, California. 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
201635,950-46.59%-36.50%
201552,700-4.06%-
201454,8405.98%-
201351,5604.83%-
201249,070--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Salinas with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $35,950, Salinas is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of California, following city of Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville (median annual salary of $98,050). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Salinas is 63.3 percent (63.3%) lower than that in the highest paying city Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$98,050
Fresno
$71,330
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$69,520
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$69,100
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$68,110
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$62,420
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$62,160
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$62,010
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$57,070
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$55,000
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$54,950
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$54,310
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$54,190
Stockton
$53,710
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$53,680
Bakersfield-Delano
$50,320
Merced
$48,580
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$47,810
Modesto
$47,760
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$47,540
Visalia-Porterville
$46,390
Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$41,980
Chico
$39,950
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$37,270
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$37,010
Salinas
$35,950

See also: Top paying jobs in Salinas, California.