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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|
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|Terre Haute|| |