The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Omaha-Council Bluffs is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$19,160|
|25th Percentile Wage||$19,510|
|50th Percentile Wage||$24,190|
|75th Percentile Wage||$49,440|
|90th Percentile Wage||$64,140|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,160.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $24,190, Omaha-Council Bluffs is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Nebraska, followed by Lincoln (median annual salary $20,010). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 17.3 percent (17.3%) higher than that in Lincoln.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Omaha-Council Bluffs|| |
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|Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area|| |