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Legislator Salary Information in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Baltimore-Towson 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 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,760
25th Percentile Wage
$45,600
50th Percentile Wage
$45,600
75th Percentile Wage
$45,610
90th Percentile Wage
$61,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,760.

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 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland. 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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201645,60026.23%60.75%
201533,6401.43%-
201433,1602.90%-
201332,20044.41%-
201217,900--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Baltimore-Towson with Other Maryland Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $45,600, Baltimore-Towson is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Maryland, following the highest paying city Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick (median annual salary of $72,640). Compared with Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, the median annual salary of legislators in Baltimore-Towson is 37.2 percent (37.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick
$72,640
Baltimore-Towson
$45,600
Salisbury
$21,320
Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area
$18,630

See also: Top paying jobs in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland.