The annual and hourly salary statistics of lodging managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of lodging managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,290|
|25th Percentile Wage||$34,960|
|50th Percentile Wage||$44,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$49,560|
|90th Percentile Wage||$57,090|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for lodging managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,290.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of lodging managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $44,940, Des Moines-West Des Moines is the second highest paying city for lodging managers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Iowa City (median annual salary of $64,840). Compared with Iowa City, the median annual salary of lodging managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines is 30.7 percent (30.7%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Iowa City|| |
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Davenport-Moline-Rock Island|| |
|Waterloo-Cedar Falls|| |
|Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |