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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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.
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