The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Southwest New York 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$82,650|
|25th Percentile Wage||$86,880|
|50th Percentile Wage||$92,920|
|75th Percentile Wage||$98,970|
|90th Percentile Wage||$102,810|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $82,650.
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 the median annual salary of $92,920 in Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area is 1.0 percent (1.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Glens Falls and 31.1 percent (31.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Glens Falls|| |
|Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Buffalo-Niagara Falls|| |
|Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|East Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |