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Legislator Salary Information in Savannah, Georgia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,150
25th Percentile Wage
$16,980
50th Percentile Wage
$18,360
75th Percentile Wage
$19,770
90th Percentile Wage
$27,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Savannah, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $27,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,150.

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
$18,360
2.67% 1.03%
2016
$17,870
0.90% -
2015
$17,710
-0.23% -
2014
$17,750
-3.72% -
2013
$18,410
1.30% -
2012
$18,170
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $18,360 in Savannah is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Savannah is 5.8 percent (5.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Athens-Clarke County and 4.5 percent (4.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albany.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Athens-Clarke County
$19,500
Brunswick
$18,870
Columbus
$18,840
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$18,810
Gainesville
$18,690
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$18,470
Savannah
$18,360
Valdosta
$18,190
Warner Robins
$18,020
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$18,010
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$17,980
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$17,960
Macon
$17,910
Albany
$17,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Savannah, Georgia.