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Chief Executive Salary Information in Columbus, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Columbus, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Columbus 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 Columbus, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$105,600
25th Percentile Wage
$133,740
50th Percentile Wage
$159,890
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Columbus, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $159,890. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $133,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $105,600.

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 Growth1-Year Growth
2017
$159,890
-2.71% -2.71%
2016
$164,220
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Columbus with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $159,890 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Columbus is 1.3 percent (1.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Indianapolis-Carmel and 70.0 percent (70.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Indianapolis-Carmel
$161,990
Terre Haute
$160,210
Columbus
$159,890
Lafayette
$147,700
Anderson
$122,030
Muncie
$121,640
Fort Wayne
$116,950
Elkhart-Goshen
$113,780
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$109,140
Gary
$103,010
Bloomington
$97,810
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$96,790
Michigan City-La Porte
$90,640
Kokomo
$84,580
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$47,900



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Indiana.