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Legislator Salary Information in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Legislators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$24,190
-26.25% 12.53%
2016
$30,540
15.49% -
2015
$25,810
20.96% -
2014
$20,400
5.69% -
2013
$19,240
-9.98% -
2012
$21,160
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Omaha-Council Bluffs with Other Nebraska Cities

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
$24,190
Lincoln
$20,010
Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$19,680
Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$19,660
Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$19,620
Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$19,560



See also: Top paying jobs in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska.