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Legislator Salary Information in Fargo, North Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Fargo, North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Fargo 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 Fargo, North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,150
25th Percentile Wage
$19,800
50th Percentile Wage
$21,210
75th Percentile Wage
$27,990
90th Percentile Wage
$66,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Fargo, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $21,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$21,210
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$21,210
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Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Fargo with Other North Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $21,210, Fargo is the highest paying city for legislators in state of North Dakota, followed by Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $18,520). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Fargo is 12.7 percent (12.7%) higher than that in Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$21,210
Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$18,520
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$18,020
Grand Forks
$18,020
Bismarck
$17,710



See also: Top paying jobs in Fargo, North Dakota.