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Legislator Salary Information in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area 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 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,040
25th Percentile Wage
$20,050
50th Percentile Wage
$20,260
75th Percentile Wage
$20,540
90th Percentile Wage
$41,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $41,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $20,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,040.

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
$20,260
3.85% 10.61%
2016
$19,480
5.54% -
2015
$18,400
3.86% -
2014
$17,690
-2.54% -
2013
$18,140
0.17% -
2012
$18,110
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area with Other Minnesota Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $20,260 in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Minnesota. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is 23.7 percent (23.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area and 3.8 percent (3.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Mankato-North Mankato.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$26,550
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$21,530
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$20,260
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$20,050
St Cloud
$19,560
Mankato-North Mankato
$19,480



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota.