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Chief Executive Salary Information in Missoula, Montana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,070
25th Percentile Wage
$76,530
50th Percentile Wage
$137,950
75th Percentile Wage
$197,410
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 $197,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $137,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,070.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.88
25th Percentile Wage
$36.79
50th Percentile Wage
$66.31
75th Percentile Wage
$94.91
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Missoula, Montana. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $94.91. The median hourly salary is $66.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.88.

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
2016137,9502.83%25.08%
2015134,04022.63%-
2014103,710-4.16%-
2013108,0204.32%-
2012103,350--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Missoula with Other Montana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $137,950, 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 1.6 percent (1.6%) higher than that in Great Falls.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Missoula
$137,950
Great Falls
$135,700
Billings
$126,170
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$113,780
Western Montana nonmetropolitan area
$96,560
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$64,960
Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$61,960

See also: Top paying jobs in Missoula, Montana.