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Chief Executive Salary Information in Worcester, Massachusetts

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$85,540
25th Percentile Wage
$105,140
50th Percentile Wage
$158,310
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Worcester, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $158,310. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $105,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $85,540.

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
2017
$158,310
0.52% -7.53%
2016
$157,480
-5.18% -
2015
$165,630
-11.79% -
2013
$185,150
8.06% -
2012
$170,230
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Worcester with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $158,310 in Worcester is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Worcester is 21.5 percent (21.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Peabody and 39.4 percent (39.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Peabody
$201,590
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$178,430
Pittsfield
$175,480
New Bedford
$166,950
Worcester
$158,310
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$155,200
Springfield
$153,390
Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area
$136,220
Barnstable Town
$131,680
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$130,820
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$129,980
Southwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$95,910



See also: Top paying jobs in Worcester, Massachusetts.