Chief Executives Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Chief Executives in the United States is around $246440 per year.

How much do Chief Executives make in the United States?

In the United States, Chief Executives earn an average hourly wage of $118.48 and a mean annual wage of $246440.

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Chief Executives earnings by experience

For Chief Executives positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $36.02 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $58.89 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $91.12, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $115. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $115 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Chief Executives roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $74920 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $122480 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $189520. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $239200, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $239200 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Chief Executives

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Earnings for Top-level Chief Executives

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)