National » Management » Legislators » Local government, including schools and hospitals

Legislator Salary in the Industry of Local government, including schools and hospitals

The salary statistics and trend of legislators in the industry of local government, including schools and hospitals are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare legislator salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,210
25th Percentile Wage
$18,480
50th Percentile Wage
$20,820
75th Percentile Wage
$66,200
90th Percentile Wage
$94,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for legislators in the industry of local government, including schools and hospitals. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) legislators is $94,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent legislators is $17,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators in the industry of Local government, including schools and hospitals from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201620,8203.65%5.48%
201520,0600.85%-
201419,890-0.15%-
201319,9201.20%-
201219,680--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

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 the industry of local government, including schools and hospitals.

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of legislators in six industries within the federal, state, and local government sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of legislators in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
State government, including schools and hospitals
$44,020
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$44,020
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$23,470
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$23,470
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$20,820
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$20,820

Back to: Salary of legislators in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government.




Related:

Highest paying cities for legislators

Highest paying industries for legislators.