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Legislator Salary Information in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Indianapolis-Carmel 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 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,070
25th Percentile Wage
$19,320
50th Percentile Wage
$24,470
75th Percentile Wage
$41,690
90th Percentile Wage
$82,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,070.

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
$24,470
0.53% 6.21%
2016
$24,340
20.17% -
2015
$19,430
0.10% -
2014
$19,410
-9.43% -
2013
$21,240
-8.05% -
2012
$22,950
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Indianapolis-Carmel with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $24,470, Indianapolis-Carmel is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Indiana, following the highest paying city Gary (median annual salary of $27,850). Compared with Gary, the median annual salary of legislators in Indianapolis-Carmel is 12.1 percent (12.1%) lower.

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 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana.