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What is the average salary for a Mayor?

The average salary of a Mayor is $39,320. Salaries start from $16,620 and go up to $85,460. Please note that the average salary for a Mayor may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $85,460
Starting ($16.6k)
Junior ($18.0k)
Experienced ($20.6k)
Senior ($56.1k)
Highest ($85.5k)
Highest

The top 10% of Mayors in United States earn:

$85,460
Senior

The top 25% of Mayors in United States earn:

$56,060
Experienced

The middle 50% of Mayors in United States earn:

$20,620
Junior

The bottom 25% of Mayors in United States earn:

$17,950
Starting

The bottom 10% of Mayors in United States earn:

$16,620

Historical salary

Mayor salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Washington 81,350 1
New York 80,910 2
Colorado 65,630 3
California 54,300 4
Hawaii 50,630 5
Kansas 42,210 6
Pennsylvania 41,430 7
Nevada 41,250 8
Wyoming 40,390 9
United States 39,320 10
Florida 39,180 11
South Dakota 38,930 12
New Jersey 38,600 13
Maryland 38,030 14
Arizona 35,490 15
Oklahoma 34,730 16
Connecticut 34,400 17
Massachusetts 33,220 18
Oregon 32,630 19
Wisconsin 31,260 20
Ohio 30,880 21
Montana 30,490 22
Iowa 30,280 23
Utah 30,250 24
Michigan 29,490 25
Texas 29,320 26
Illinois 28,920 27
Tennessee 28,470 28
West Virginia 27,540 29
Missouri 26,180 30
Virginia 25,320 31
Mississippi 25,310 32
Georgia 24,290 33
Minnesota 24,170 34
Nebraska 23,760 35
Idaho 23,490 36
Alabama 22,660 37
Louisiana 22,620 38
Arkansas 21,250 39
New Mexico 20,910 40
Rhode Island 20,310 41
South Carolina 18,720 42
New Hampshire 17,500 43

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