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Chief Executive Salary Information in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$74,780
25th Percentile Wage
$90,160
50th Percentile Wage
$113,940
75th Percentile Wage
$148,910
90th Percentile Wage
$161,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $161,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $74,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.95
25th Percentile Wage
$43.35
50th Percentile Wage
$54.78
75th Percentile Wage
$71.59
90th Percentile Wage
$77.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $77.48. The median hourly salary is $54.78. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.95.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016113,9400.65%5.83%
2015113,2003.18%-
2014109,6000.08%-
2013109,5102.02%-
2012107,300--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $113,940, West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for chief executives in state of Kentucky, following city of Lexington-Fayette (median annual salary of $170,420). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is about 33.1 percent (33.1%) lower than that of the highest paying city Lexington-Fayette.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lexington-Fayette
$170,420
Elizabethtown
$167,640
Louisville-Jefferson County
$162,120
Owensboro
$147,440
Evansville
$146,670
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$128,350
Bowling Green
$126,880
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$124,110
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$118,950
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$113,940

See also: Top paying jobs in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.