The annual and hourly salary statistics of urban and regional planners in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of urban and regional planners in Athens-Clarke County 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||$34,040|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,190|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,850|
|75th Percentile Wage||$56,360|
|90th Percentile Wage||$69,120|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for urban and regional planners in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,040.
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,850 in Athens-Clarke County is in the middle of salary range for urban and regional planners in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of urban and regional planners in Athens-Clarke County is 23.2 percent (23.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta and 9.2 percent (9.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Georgia nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta|| |
|South Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Athens-Clarke County|| |
|North Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |