The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Lexington-Fayette is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$77,320|
|25th Percentile Wage||$117,210|
|50th Percentile Wage||$171,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $171,140. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $117,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $77,320.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $171,140, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Elizabethtown (median annual salary of $175,060). Compared with Elizabethtown, the median annual salary of chief executives in Lexington-Fayette is 2.2 percent (2.2%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Louisville-Jefferson County|| |
|Bowling Green|| |
|South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |