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Legislator Salary Information in Manchester, New Hampshire

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Manchester, New Hampshire are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Manchester 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 Manchester, New Hampshire

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Manchester, New Hampshire in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,150.

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
0.39% -0.73%
0.45% -
-1.01% -
-0.56% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Manchester with Other New Hampshire Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $17,920 in Manchester is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of New Hampshire. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Manchester is 1.4 percent (1.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury and .9 percent (.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Nashua.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury
Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
Northern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Manchester, New Hampshire.