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Chief Executive Salary Information in Iowa City, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Iowa City, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Iowa City 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 Iowa City, Iowa

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 Iowa City, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $164,410. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $140,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $79,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
-9.27% -3.22%
5.54% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Iowa City with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $164,410 in Iowa City is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Iowa City is 18.3 percent (18.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Dubuque and 80.6 percent (80.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
Des Moines-West Des Moines
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
Iowa City
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Iowa City, Iowa.