The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Missoula, Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in Missoula is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$68,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$113,440|
|50th Percentile Wage||$155,190|
|75th Percentile Wage||$203,410|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Missoula, Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $203,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $155,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,700.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $155,190, Missoula is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Montana, followed by Great Falls (median annual salary $135,700). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Missoula is 12.6 percent (12.6%) higher than that in Great Falls.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Great Falls|| |
|Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Western Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |