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Legislator Salary Information in Pocatello, Idaho

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,260
25th Percentile Wage
$17,030
50th Percentile Wage
$18,320
75th Percentile Wage
$19,610
90th Percentile Wage
$21,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Pocatello, Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $21,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$18,320
2.67% 2.67%
2012
$17,830
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Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Pocatello with Other Idaho Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $18,320 in Pocatello is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Idaho. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Pocatello is 2.7 percent (2.7%) lower than that in the highest paying North Idaho nonmetropolitan area and 7.6 percent (7.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Boise City-Nampa.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$18,820
Idaho Falls
$18,700
Pocatello
$18,320
Coeur dAlene
$18,310
East Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$18,230
Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$18,180
Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$18,040
Boise City-Nampa
$16,930



See also: Top paying jobs in Pocatello, Idaho.