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Chief Executive Salary Information in Owensboro, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Owensboro, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Owensboro 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 Owensboro, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage
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Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Owensboro, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $170,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $145,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,410.

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
-1.43% 13.15%
13.41% -
-9.34% -
12.00% -
-2.76% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Owensboro with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $145,360 in Owensboro is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Owensboro is 17.0 percent (17.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Elizabethtown and 25.3 percent (25.3%) 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

See also: Top paying jobs in Owensboro, Kentucky.