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Legislator Salary Information in Johnson City, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Johnson City, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Johnson City 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 Johnson City, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,110
25th Percentile Wage
$16,810
50th Percentile Wage
$17,980
75th Percentile Wage
$19,150
90th Percentile Wage
$19,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Johnson City, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$17,980
0.72% 0.72%
2012
$17,850
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Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Johnson City with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,980, Johnson City is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of Tennessee, following city of Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $24,410). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Johnson City is 26.3 percent (26.3%) lower than that in the highest paying city Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$24,410
Memphis
$20,770
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$20,740
Knoxville
$20,180
Chattanooga
$19,790
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$18,770
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$18,270
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$18,170
Cleveland
$18,000
Johnson City
$17,980



See also: Top paying jobs in Johnson City, Tennessee.