The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Gainesville, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Gainesville 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||$18,840|
|25th Percentile Wage||$29,710|
|50th Percentile Wage||$36,080|
|75th Percentile Wage||$48,600|
|90th Percentile Wage||$86,760|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Gainesville, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,840.
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 the median annual salary of $36,080 in Gainesville is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Gainesville is 45.2 percent (45.2%) lower than that in the highest paying North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota and 38.7 percent (38.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Gainesville, Florida.