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Legislator Salary Information in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area 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 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,570
25th Percentile Wage
$20,060
50th Percentile Wage
$48,340
75th Percentile Wage
$64,900
90th Percentile Wage
$99,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $99,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,340
59.21% -36.70%
2016
$19,720
-162.68% -
2015
$51,800
-21.68% -
2014
$63,030
-6.93% -
2013
$67,400
1.96% -
2012
$66,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,340 in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Colorado. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in West Colorado nonmetropolitan area is 51.2 percent (51.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Boulder and 49.7 percent (49.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Denver-Aurora-Broomfield.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$99,050
Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$56,720
Colorado Springs
$48,350
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$48,340
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$46,400
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$27,390
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$24,320



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