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2023 Legislator Compensation

Legislator compensation varies across legislatures. The lowest annual state legislator salary in 2023 was $100 and the highest annual state legislator salary in 2023 was $142,000. In 2023, the average annual base salary for a state legislator was $43,494. This represents a 6% increase in average annual legislator base salary since 2022.

Results of the 2021 NCSL Census

Discover how legislatures have evolved over time, impacting staffing trends and the changing nature of institutions. Explore the latest census data on legislative staff roles and numbers.

Exploring Bipartisanship

Through stories and a podcast, SLN examines the steady effort many state legislators are making to strengthen bipartisanship in their states.

State Legislatures News