Chief Executive Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for chief executives in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chief executives amongst Maine areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chief Executives in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,920
25th Percentile Wage
$81,610
50th Percentile Wage
$116,800
75th Percentile Wage
$197,710
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $197,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $116,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $62,920.

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
$116,800
-8.57% -7.67%
2016
$126,810
-2.29% -
2015
$129,710
-0.15% -
2014
$129,900
3.96% -
2013
$124,760
-0.80% -
2012
$125,760
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chief Executives in Maine Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chief executives in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chief executives in state of Maine ranges from $99,930 to $131,210. The highest paying area for chief executives in Maine is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with a median annual salary of $131,210. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Lewiston-Auburn (mean annual salary $120,190). The lowest paying area is Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $99,930.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$131,210
Lewiston-Auburn
$120,190
Bangor
$116,130
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$108,440
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$99,930




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