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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 information 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, 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 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 $162,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $113,950.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
4.64% 5.72%
-6.05% -
0.12% -
6.65% -
- -

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 18.8 percent (18.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake Charles and 46.8 percent (46.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Monroe.

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 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana.