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Legislator Salary Information in Rapid City, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Rapid City, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of legislators in Rapid City 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 Rapid City, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,980
25th Percentile Wage
$35,580
50th Percentile Wage
$52,710
75th Percentile Wage
$67,430
90th Percentile Wage
$73,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Rapid City, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
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 Rapid City, South Dakota. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Rapid City with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $52,710, Rapid City is the highest paying city for legislators in state of South Dakota, followed by Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $44,190). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Rapid City is 16.2 percent (16.2%) higher than that in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Rapid City
$52,710
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$44,190
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$38,510
Sioux Falls
$38,390
Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$37,860
Sioux City
$19,220

See also: Top paying jobs in Rapid City, South Dakota.