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Legislator Salary Information in Salt Lake City, Utah

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Salt Lake City, Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Salt Lake 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 Salt Lake City, Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,640
25th Percentile Wage
$28,330
50th Percentile Wage
$34,100
75th Percentile Wage
$34,110
90th Percentile Wage
$59,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Salt Lake City, Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,640.

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 Salt Lake City, Utah. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,100-0.35%-0.59%
201534,22010.64%-
201430,580-12.79%-
201334,4900.55%-
201234,300--

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Salt Lake City with Other Utah Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $34,100, Salt Lake City is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Utah, followed by Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $18,410). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Salt Lake City is 46.0 percent (46.0%) higher than that in Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salt Lake City
$34,100
Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$18,410
Logan
$18,220
West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area
$18,220
Provo-Orem
$18,190
Ogden-Clearfield
$18,000

See also: Top paying jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah.