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Chief Executive Salary Information in Springfield, Illinois

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,870
25th Percentile Wage
$103,590
50th Percentile Wage
$159,020
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Springfield, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $159,020. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $103,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,870.

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 Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$159,020
7.58% 18.85%
2016
$146,960
12.19% -
2012
$129,050
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $159,020 in Springfield is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Springfield is 21.3 percent (21.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) and 44.0 percent (44.0%) 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
$187,790
Peoria
$164,170
Kankakee-Bradley
$161,450
Springfield
$159,020
Champaign-Urbana
$157,410
Danville
$150,830
Decatur
$144,990
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$132,960
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$127,100
Bloomington-Normal
$126,050
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$103,040
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$89,100



See also: Top paying jobs in Springfield, Illinois.