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Chief Executive Salary Information in Decatur, Illinois

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,640
25th Percentile Wage
$19,660
50th Percentile Wage
$80,700
75th Percentile Wage
$161,410
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Decatur, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $161,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,640.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.96
25th Percentile Wage
$9.44
50th Percentile Wage
$38.79
75th Percentile Wage
$77.59
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Decatur, Illinois. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $77.59. The median hourly salary is $38.79. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.96.

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
201680,700-12.23%-25.07%
201590,5703.17%-
201487,700-22.50%-
2013107,4306.05%-
2012100,930--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Decatur with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $80,700 in Decatur is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Decatur is 60.1 percent (60.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) and 6.7 percent (6.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying South Illinois nonmetropolitan 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 Decatur, Illinois.