The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk 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||$21,010|
|25th Percentile Wage||$21,020|
|50th Percentile Wage||$60,970|
|75th Percentile Wage||$103,580|
|90th Percentile Wage||$148,600|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,010.
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 with a median annual salary of $60,970, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Connecticut, followed by Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (median annual salary $37,260). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is 38.9 percent (38.9%) higher than that in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford|| |
|New Haven|| |