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Legislator Salary Information in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area 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 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,320
25th Percentile Wage
$19,120
50th Percentile Wage
$41,110
75th Percentile Wage
$69,790
90th Percentile Wage
$81,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,110
10.14% 50.79%
2016
$36,940
-5.82% -
2015
$39,090
45.89% -
2014
$21,150
-11.87% -
2013
$23,660
14.50% -
2012
$20,230
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $41,110, Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Illinois, following the highest paying city Springfield (median annual salary of $68,670). Compared with Springfield, the median annual salary of legislators in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area is 40.1 percent (40.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Springfield
$68,670
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$41,110
Peoria
$36,580
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$31,210
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$29,050
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$19,370
Bloomington-Normal
$19,300
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$19,220
Decatur
$19,150
Kankakee-Bradley
$19,090
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$19,090
Rockford
$19,050
Champaign-Urbana
$18,980
Danville
$18,940



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois.