Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates Salary Information in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area 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 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,290
25th Percentile Wage
$44,330
50th Percentile Wage
$53,020
75th Percentile Wage
$98,010
90th Percentile Wage
$129,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$53,020
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$53,020
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Table 3. Compare Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates Salary in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $53,020 in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is 66.2 percent (66.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Steubenville-Weirton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$156,970
Huntington-Ashland
$90,790
Charleston
$88,330
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$60,110
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$54,400
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$53,020
Steubenville-Weirton
$52,420



See also: Top paying jobs in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia.