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Chief Executive Salary Information in District of Columbia

The average annual and hourly salaries for chief executives in the state of District of Columbia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chief executives amongst District of Columbia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chief Executives in District of Columbia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in District of Columbia in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $198,450. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $160,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $125,160.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
6.09% 10.81%
4.37% -
0.68% -
0.01% -
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