The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Cedar Rapids, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Cedar Rapids 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||$15,960|
|25th Percentile Wage||$16,900|
|50th Percentile Wage||$18,470|
|75th Percentile Wage||$23,940|
|90th Percentile Wage||$29,960|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $29,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $15,960.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,470, Cedar Rapids is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Iowa, following city of Des Moines-West Des Moines (median annual salary of $111,710). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Cedar Rapids is 83.5 percent (83.5%) lower than that in the highest paying city Des Moines-West Des Moines.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Iowa City|| |
|Waterloo-Cedar Falls|| |
|Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Davenport-Moline-Rock Island|| |
|Cedar Rapids|| |