The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Lancaster, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Lancaster 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||$16,540|
|25th Percentile Wage||$18,230|
|50th Percentile Wage||$35,690|
|75th Percentile Wage||$90,140|
|90th Percentile Wage||$100,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,540.
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $35,690 in Lancaster is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Lancaster is 33.1 percent (33.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Pittsburgh and 50.2 percent (50.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Reading.
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