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Legislator Salary Information in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Nassau-Suffolk is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Legislators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

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 Nassau-Suffolk, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $109,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,680.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
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25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for legislators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Nassau-Suffolk with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $89,190 in Nassau-Suffolk is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Nassau-Suffolk is 4.0 percent (4.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Ithaca and 28.9 percent (28.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
Glens Falls
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
New York-White Plains-Wayne
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island

See also: Top paying jobs in Nassau-Suffolk, New York.