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Chief Executive Salary in the Industry of Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries

The salary statistics and trend of chief executives in the industry of performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare chief executive salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,370
25th Percentile Wage
$105,010
50th Percentile Wage
$195,470
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for chief executives in the industry of performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $195,470. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $105,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent chief executives is $62,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives in the industry of Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$195,470
1.49% 5.92%
2016
$192,560
5.01% -
2014
$182,910
2.68% -
2013
$178,000
-3.31% -
2012
$183,890
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of chief executives in 13 industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of chief executives in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$198,500
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$195,470
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$190,180
Gambling Industries
$184,330
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$180,940
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$179,270
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$167,570
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$167,570
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
$162,050
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$151,560
Performing Arts Companies
$125,280
Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$123,100
Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures
$74,060

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