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Chief Executive Salary Information in St Louis, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in St Louis, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in St Louis 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 St Louis, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in St Louis, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $192,520. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $117,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,730.

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
23.31% 22.50%
5.59% -
1.97% -
-8.38% -
-0.76% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in St Louis with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $192,520, St Louis is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of Missouri, following the highest paying city Kansas City (median annual salary of $196,920). Compared with Kansas City, the median annual salary of chief executives in St Louis is 2.2 percent (2.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kansas City
St Louis
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
Jefferson City
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
St Joseph

See also: Top paying jobs in St Louis, Missouri.