The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Las Vegas-Paradise 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||$18,490|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$53,110|
|75th Percentile Wage||$71,060|
|90th Percentile Wage||$91,790|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,490.
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 $53,110, Las Vegas-Paradise is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Nevada, followed by Reno-Sparks (median annual salary $37,580). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Las Vegas-Paradise is 29.2 percent (29.2%) higher than that in Reno-Sparks.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Las Vegas-Paradise|| |
|Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area|| |