The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 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||$16,370|
|25th Percentile Wage||$17,560|
|50th Percentile Wage||$19,570|
|75th Percentile Wage||$46,290|
|90th Percentile Wage||$89,000|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $89,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,370.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $19,570 in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 59.1 percent (59.1%) lower than that in the highest paying San Antonio-New Braunfels and 9.2 percent (9.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Victoria.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels|| |
|Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Wichita Falls|| |
|Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood|| |
|North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|El Paso|| |
|Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Beaumont-Port Arthur|| |
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown|| |
|Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos|| |
|Corpus Christi|| |