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Legislator Salary Information in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,120
25th Percentile Wage
$19,360
50th Percentile Wage
$19,620
75th Percentile Wage
$20,440
90th Percentile Wage
$46,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,120.

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
$19,620
2.24% 6.73%
2016
$19,180
3.02% -
2015
$18,600
3.39% -
2014
$17,970
-3.39% -
2013
$18,580
1.51% -
2012
$18,300
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area with Other Nebraska Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $19,620 in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Nebraska. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area is 18.9 percent (18.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Omaha-Council Bluffs and .3 percent (.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area.

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 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska.