The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol 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||$16,130|
|25th Percentile Wage||$16,780|
|50th Percentile Wage||$17,860|
|75th Percentile Wage||$18,950|
|90th Percentile Wage||$19,600|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,130.
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 $17,860 in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol is 16.0 percent (16.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News and .2 percent (.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News|| |
|Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |