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Legislator Salary Information in Syracuse, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Syracuse, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Syracuse 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 Syracuse, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$80,110
25th Percentile Wage
$86,180
50th Percentile Wage
$92,680
75th Percentile Wage
$99,180
90th Percentile Wage
$103,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Syracuse, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $80,110.

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
$92,680
1.03% 12.83%
2016
$91,730
4.38% -
2015
$87,710
3.90% -
2014
$84,290
2.11% -
2013
$82,510
2.08% -
2012
$80,790
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Syracuse with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $92,680 in Syracuse is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Syracuse is 1.2 percent (1.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Glens Falls and 30.9 percent (30.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Glens Falls
$93,830
Elmira
$93,540
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$92,920
Nassau-Suffolk
$92,870
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$92,830
Kingston
$92,760
Syracuse
$92,680
Utica-Rome
$92,680
Ithaca
$92,080
Rochester
$91,500
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$91,220
Binghamton
$91,130
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$91,100
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$88,620
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$84,530
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$83,940
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$72,160
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$64,050



See also: Top paying jobs in Syracuse, New York.