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Chief Executive Salary Information in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls 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 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, 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 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $147,040. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $38,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,190.

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
-5.79% 3.08%
-8.32% -
1.37% -
7.08% -
7.71% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Waterloo-Cedar Falls with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $147,040 in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is 26.9 percent (26.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Dubuque and 78.3 percent (78.3%) 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 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa.