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Legislator Salary Information in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,120
25th Percentile Wage
$18,110
50th Percentile Wage
$19,870
75th Percentile Wage
$43,280
90th Percentile Wage
$49,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,120.

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
$19,870
2.92% 7.85%
2016
$19,290
6.01% -
2015
$18,130
0.22% -
2014
$18,090
1.93% -
2013
$17,740
-3.21% -
2012
$18,310
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $19,870, Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Missouri, following the highest paying city Jefferson City (median annual salary of $28,400). Compared with Jefferson City, the median annual salary of legislators in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area is 30.0 percent (30.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Jefferson City
$28,400
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$19,870
Kansas City
$19,190
St Louis
$18,960
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$18,830
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$18,770
St Joseph
$18,720
Springfield
$18,670
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$17,880



See also: Top paying jobs in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri.