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Chief Executive Salary Information in Tucson, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Tucson, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Tucson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in Tucson, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,720
25th Percentile Wage
$82,170
50th Percentile Wage
$135,410
75th Percentile Wage
$203,040
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Tucson, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $203,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $135,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$135,410
3.09% -18.12%
2016
$131,220
3.39% -
2015
$126,770
-2.56% -
2014
$130,010
-12.14% -
2013
$145,790
-9.71% -
2012
$159,940
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Tucson with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $135,410 in Tucson is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Arizona. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Tucson is 23.2 percent (23.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale and 30.4 percent (30.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lake Havasu City-Kingman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$176,310
Flagstaff
$150,040
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$148,510
Tucson
$135,410
Prescott
$130,700
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$121,900
Yuma
$100,200
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
$94,310



See also: Top paying jobs in Tucson, Arizona.