The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Cumberland, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Cumberland 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||$15,330|
|25th Percentile Wage||$16,240|
|50th Percentile Wage||$17,790|
|75th Percentile Wage||$19,340|
|90th Percentile Wage||$46,430|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Cumberland, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $15,330.
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,790, Cumberland is the lowest paying city for legislators in state of West Virginia, following city of Charleston (median annual salary of $21,410). Compared with the highest paying city Charleston, the median annual salary of legislators in Cumberland is 16.9 percent (16.9%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |