The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Louisville-Jefferson County 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||$63,890|
|25th Percentile Wage||$93,380|
|50th Percentile Wage||$134,840|
|75th Percentile Wage||$207,120|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $207,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $134,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,890.
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 the median annual salary of $134,840 in Louisville-Jefferson County is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Louisville-Jefferson County is 23.0 percent (23.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Elizabethtown and 19.5 percent (19.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.
|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|| |