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Chief Executive Salary Information in Wichita, Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,290
25th Percentile Wage
$94,770
50th Percentile Wage
$138,010
75th Percentile Wage
$196,910
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Wichita, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $196,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $138,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$138,010
4.16% -5.20%
2016
$132,270
1.87% -
2015
$129,790
-9.21% -
2014
$141,750
-0.74% -
2013
$142,800
-1.67% -
2012
$145,190
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Wichita with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $138,010, Wichita is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of Kansas, following the highest paying city Lawrence (median annual salary of $141,260). Compared with Lawrence, the median annual salary of chief executives in Wichita is 2.3 percent (2.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lawrence
$141,260
Wichita
$138,010
Manhattan
$131,800
Topeka
$119,640
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$115,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Wichita, Kansas.