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Legislator Salary Information in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Legislators in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,070
25th Percentile Wage
$18,860
50th Percentile Wage
$24,380
75th Percentile Wage
$73,430
90th Percentile Wage
$103,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,070.

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 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201624,380-9.76%21.86%
201526,76027.50%-
201419,4001.03%-
201319,2000.78%-
201219,050--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $24,380 in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is 64.5 percent (64.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Springfield and 24.0 percent (24.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Rockford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Springfield
$68,670
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$36,940
Peoria
$33,940
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$28,250
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$24,380
Bloomington-Normal
$19,300
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$19,240
Decatur
$19,150
Kankakee-Bradley
$19,090
Champaign-Urbana
$19,030
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$18,920
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$18,850
Rockford
$18,530

See also: Top paying jobs in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois.