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Legislator Salary Information in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,110
25th Percentile Wage
$16,840
50th Percentile Wage
$18,060
75th Percentile Wage
$19,290
90th Percentile Wage
$28,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $28,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,110.

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 Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, 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
201618,060-1.16%-3.38%
201518,270-5.25%-
201419,230-0.21%-
201319,2703.11%-
201218,670--

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,060, Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Mississippi, following city of Pascagoula (median annual salary of $29,560). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is 38.9 percent (38.9%) lower than that in the highest paying city Pascagoula.

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 Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.