Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates Salary Information in Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan

The annual and hourly salary statistics of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Lansing-East Lansing 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 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates in Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,610
25th Percentile Wage
$43,180
50th Percentile Wage
$47,460
75th Percentile Wage
$71,990
90th Percentile Wage
$129,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,610.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$47,460
-95.72% -106.09%
2014
$92,890
-4.98% -
2013
$97,520
-0.30% -
2012
$97,810
- -

Table 3. Compare Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates Salary in Lansing-East Lansing with Other Michigan Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $47,460 in Lansing-East Lansing is in the middle of salary range for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in state of Michigan. In comparison, the annual salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Lansing-East Lansing is 55.6 percent (55.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area and 4.0 percent (4.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$107,010
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$80,780
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$74,380
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$66,140
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$59,740
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$48,890
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$48,820
Lansing-East Lansing
$47,460
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$45,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan.