Mayor Salary

The average Mayor in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $62K annually. Most Mayors survey respondents are men (78 percent). Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$24,628 - $128,222
(Median)
$25K
$62K
$130K
MEDIAN: $61,891
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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Salary
$24,628 - $128,222  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $48,479  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,763 - $145,437  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Pay by Experience Level for Mayor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $59K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $61K. Mayors who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $96K. Respondents who boast more than 20 years of experience can't seem to boast paychecks reflecting that extensive experience, though; veteran Mayors report making only $90K on average.

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Experience Affects Mayor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 54%

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

National Average
$63,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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