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Chief Executive Salary Information in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,340
25th Percentile Wage
$72,610
50th Percentile Wage
$96,560
75th Percentile Wage
$168,110
90th Percentile Wage
$183,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $183,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,340.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.65
25th Percentile Wage
$34.90
50th Percentile Wage
$46.42
75th Percentile Wage
$80.81
90th Percentile Wage
$88.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $88.34. The median hourly salary is $46.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.65.

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
201696,5605.40%-17.82%
201591,350-6.25%-
201497,06013.99%-
201383,480-36.28%-
2012113,770--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area with Other Montana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $96,560 in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Montana. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area is 30.0 percent (30.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Missoula and 35.8 percent (35.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area.

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 Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana.