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Legislator Salary Information in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,020
25th Percentile Wage
$19,280
50th Percentile Wage
$25,470
75th Percentile Wage
$30,850
90th Percentile Wage
$58,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Southwest 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 $58,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $25,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,020.

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 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota. 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
201625,47024.30%29.09%
201519,2804.25%-
201418,4603.74%-
201317,770-1.63%-
201218,060--

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $25,470, Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Minnesota, followed by Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $19,840). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is 22.1 percent (22.1%) higher than that in Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$25,470
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$19,840
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$19,480
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$19,320

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