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Chief Executive Salary Information in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,800
25th Percentile Wage
$125,810
50th Percentile Wage
$202,010
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $202,010. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $125,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,800.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.00
25th Percentile Wage
$60.49
50th Percentile Wage
$97.12
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois. The median hourly salary is $97.12. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $60.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.00.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016202,01010.40%16.61%
2015181,0104.61%-
2014172,6704.44%-
2013165,000-2.10%-
2012168,460--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $202,010, Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Illinois, followed by Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) (median annual salary $195,300). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is 3.3 percent (3.3%) higher than that in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area).

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$202,010
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$195,300
Rockford
$178,160
Peoria
$164,170
Kankakee-Bradley
$163,610
Danville
$152,620
Springfield
$146,960
Champaign-Urbana
$143,770
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$128,980
Bloomington-Normal
$126,050
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$115,900
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$114,700
Decatur
$80,700
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$75,310

See also: Top paying jobs in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois.