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Legislator Salary Information in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Southwestern Oklahoma 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 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,530
25th Percentile Wage
$17,820
50th Percentile Wage
$31,280
75th Percentile Wage
$39,400
90th Percentile Wage
$52,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,530.

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
$31,280
39.32% 40.15%
2016
$18,980
-70.55% -
2015
$32,370
41.64% -
2014
$18,890
-3.34% -
2013
$19,520
4.10% -
2012
$18,720
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with Other Oklahoma Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $31,280 in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Oklahoma. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area is 27.3 percent (27.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area and 40.6 percent (40.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Fort Smith.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$43,020
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$40,130
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$36,810
Tulsa
$36,310
Oklahoma City
$34,390
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$31,280
Lawton
$30,030
Fort Smith
$18,570



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma.