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Legislator Salary Information in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Gulfport-Biloxi 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 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,400
25th Percentile Wage
$17,560
50th Percentile Wage
$19,530
75th Percentile Wage
$27,860
90th Percentile Wage
$42,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $42,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,400.

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 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi. 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
201619,5301.13%-39.63%
201519,310-3.16%-
201419,920-22.79%-
201324,460-11.49%-
201227,270--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Gulfport-Biloxi with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $19,530, Gulfport-Biloxi is the second highest paying city for legislators in state of Mississippi, following the highest paying city Pascagoula (median annual salary of $29,560). Compared with Pascagoula, the median annual salary of legislators in Gulfport-Biloxi is 33.9 percent (33.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pascagoula
$29,560
Gulfport-Biloxi
$19,530
Hattiesburg
$18,510
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$18,360
Jackson
$18,240
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$18,200
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$18,060
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$18,060

See also: Top paying jobs in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi.