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Legislator Salary Information in Morgantown, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Morgantown, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of legislators in Morgantown is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Legislators in Morgantown, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legislators in Morgantown, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
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25th Percentile Wage
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50th Percentile Wage
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75th Percentile Wage
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90th Percentile Wage
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Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for legislators in Morgantown, West Virginia. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legislators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Morgantown with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $39,290, Morgantown is the highest paying city for legislators in state of West Virginia, followed by Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (median annual salary $20,040). In comparison, the median annual salary of legislators in Morgantown is 49.0 percent (49.0%) higher than that in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Morgantown, West Virginia.