$23k $23k
58k 58k
-0.7% -0.7%
3.5/5 3.5/5
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How much does a Legislator make in New Jersey?

Average Legislator Yearly Salary in New Jersey

Legislators earn a median salary of $22,290 per year. Salaries typically start from $17,680 and go up to $86,680.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
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Legislators average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Legislators in the 55th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Legislator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Legislator Earnings

The highest earning Legislators in New Jersey earn:

N/A an hour $86,680
per year
Senior Legislator Earnings

Senior Legislators in New Jersey earn:

N/A an hour $64,660
per year
Experienced Legislator Earnings

Experienced Legislators in New Jersey earn:

N/A an hour $22,290
per year
Junior Legislator Earnings

Junior Legislators in New Jersey earn:

N/A an hour $18,470
per year
Starting Legislator Earnings

Starting Legislators in New Jersey earn:

N/A an hour $17,680
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Legislator salary comparison

Legislators earn less than 100% percent of Law careers in New Jersey. Legislator salaries are in the bottom 96% of all careers in New Jersey.

Lawyer Salary in New Jersey $128k
Hearing Officer Salary in New Jersey $105k
Customs Inspector Salary in New Jersey $101k
Transit Police Officer Salary in New Jersey $90k
Coroner Salary in New Jersey $76k
Probation Officer Salary in New Jersey $75k
Forensic Science Technician Salary in New Jersey $54k
Judicial Law Clerk Salary in New Jersey $46k
Bailiff Salary in New Jersey $41k
Legislator Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Legislators in New Jersey

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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