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Legislator Salary Information in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News 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 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,790
25th Percentile Wage
$18,260
50th Percentile Wage
$21,260
75th Percentile Wage
$24,920
90th Percentile Wage
$28,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $28,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $21,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$21,260
0.00% 2.63%
2016
$21,260
6.63% -
2015
$19,850
-7.46% -
2014
$21,330
5.72% -
2013
$20,110
-2.93% -
2012
$20,700
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $21,260, Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is the highest paying city for legislators in state of Virginia, followed by Richmond (median annual salary $18,930). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is 11.0 percent (11.0%) higher than that in Richmond.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$21,260
Richmond
$18,930
Roanoke
$18,590
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$18,470
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$18,340
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$18,300
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$18,260
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$17,860
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$17,830



See also: Top paying jobs in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia.