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Legislator Salary Information in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in North and West Central New Mexico 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 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,970
25th Percentile Wage
$18,100
50th Percentile Wage
$20,180
75th Percentile Wage
$28,250
90th Percentile Wage
$59,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $20,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,970.

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
$20,180
4.01% 8.18%
2016
$19,370
2.01% -
2015
$18,980
1.05% -
2014
$18,780
1.54% -
2013
$18,490
-0.22% -
2012
$18,530
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $20,180, North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for legislators in state of New Mexico, followed by Santa Fe (median annual salary $19,340). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is 4.2 percent (4.2%) higher than that in Santa Fe.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$20,180
Santa Fe
$19,340
Las Cruces
$18,840
Albuquerque
$18,830
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$18,650
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$18,520



See also: Top paying jobs in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico.