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Legislator Salary Information in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of legislators in Hattiesburg, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of legislators in Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,170.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
1.08% -40.68%
-2.95% -
-17.56% -
-17.51% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Legislator Salary in Hattiesburg with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $18,510 in Hattiesburg is in the middle of salary range for legislators in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of legislators in Hattiesburg is 37.4 percent (37.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Pascagoula and 1.0 percent (1.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.