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Chief Executive Salary Information in Lake Charles, Louisiana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Lake Charles, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $206,430. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $141,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $110,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
21.55% 21.55%
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Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Lake Charles with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $206,430, Lake Charles is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Louisiana, followed by Shreveport-Bossier City (median annual salary $201,300). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Lake Charles is 2.5 percent (2.5%) higher than that in Shreveport-Bossier City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake Charles
Shreveport-Bossier City
Baton Rouge
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Lake Charles, Louisiana.