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Chief Executive Salary Information in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner 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 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$97,190
25th Percentile Wage
$128,760
50th Percentile Wage
$167,520
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $167,520. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $128,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $97,190.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46.73
25th Percentile Wage
$61.90
50th Percentile Wage
$80.54
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana. The median hourly salary is $80.54. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $61.90. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46.73.

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
2016167,5204.64%5.72%
2015159,740-6.05%-
2014169,4000.12%-
2013169,2006.65%-
2012157,940--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $167,520 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 13.0 percent (13.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Shreveport-Bossier City and 30.5 percent (30.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$192,630
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$169,780
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$167,520
Lake Charles
$161,950
Baton Rouge
$140,490
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$139,640
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$116,490

See also: Top paying jobs in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana.