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Legislator Salary Information in Columbus, Georgia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Columbus, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $34,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,380.

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 Columbus, Georgia. 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

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Columbus with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,840, Columbus is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Georgia, following the highest paying city Athens-Clarke County (median annual salary of $19,350). Compared with Athens-Clarke County, the median annual salary of legislators in Columbus is 2.6 percent (2.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Athens-Clarke County
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Georgia.