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Legislator Salary Information in Gary, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Gary, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Gary 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 Gary, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,940
25th Percentile Wage
$18,880
50th Percentile Wage
$27,850
75th Percentile Wage
$41,150
90th Percentile Wage
$81,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Gary, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $27,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,940.

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
$27,850
7.83% 30.09%
2016
$25,670
16.28% -
2015
$21,490
9.91% -
2014
$19,360
-0.57% -
2013
$19,470
0.00% -
2012
$19,470
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Gary with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $27,850, Gary is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Indiana, followed by Indianapolis-Carmel (median annual salary $24,470). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Gary is 12.1 percent (12.1%) higher than that in Indianapolis-Carmel.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gary
$27,850
Indianapolis-Carmel
$24,470
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$19,140
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$19,080
Terre Haute
$18,210



See also: Top paying jobs in Gary, Indiana.