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Legislator Salary Information in Rockford, Illinois

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,470
25th Percentile Wage
$17,890
50th Percentile Wage
$18,530
75th Percentile Wage
$19,160
90th Percentile Wage
$67,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Rockford, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $67,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,470.

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 Rockford, 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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201618,530-10.90%-75.93%
201520,5504.28%-
201419,670-65.73%-
201232,600--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Rockford with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,530, Rockford is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Illinois, following city of Springfield (median annual salary of $68,670). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Rockford is about 73.0 percent (73.0%) lower than that of the highest paying city Springfield.

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 Rockford, Illinois.