The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Worcester, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Worcester 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||$17,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$18,370|
|50th Percentile Wage||$19,490|
|75th Percentile Wage||$26,400|
|90th Percentile Wage||$55,890|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Worcester, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $55,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,700.
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $19,490, Worcester is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Massachusetts, following the highest paying city Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $19,500). Compared with Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of legislators in Worcester is .1 percent (.1%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area|| |