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Chief Executive Salary in the Industry of Restaurants and Other Eating Places

The salary statistics and trend of chief executives in the industry of restaurants and other eating places are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare chief executive salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,670
25th Percentile Wage
$72,730
50th Percentile Wage
$120,290
75th Percentile Wage
$182,250
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for chief executives in the industry of restaurants and other eating places. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) chief executives is $182,250. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $120,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent chief executives is $48,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chief executives in the industry of Restaurants and Other Eating Places from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016120,290-6.53%9.17%
2015128,14014.73%-
2012109,260--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.40
25th Percentile Wage
$34.97
50th Percentile Wage
$57.83
75th Percentile Wage
$87.62
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in the industry of restaurants and other eating places. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage of chief executives is $87.62. The median hourly salary is $57.83. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.40.

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of chief executives in eight industries within the accommodation and food services sector are shown in Table 3. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016. For salary information of chief executives in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Traveler Accommodation
$169,240
Accommodation
$164,030
Casino Hotels
$153,850
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
$132,260
Full-Service Restaurants
$122,590
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$120,290
Food Services and Drinking Places
$111,920
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
$92,490

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