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Chief Executive Salary Information in Jackson, Mississippi

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,840
25th Percentile Wage
$92,300
50th Percentile Wage
$121,590
75th Percentile Wage
$99,260
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Jackson, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $99,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.02
25th Percentile Wage
$44.37
50th Percentile Wage
$58.46
75th Percentile Wage
$47.72
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Jackson, Mississippi. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $47.72. The median hourly salary is $58.46. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.02.

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
2016121,590-10.51%48.52%
2015134,370-1.56%-
2014136,4600.70%-
2013135,51053.80%-
201262,600--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Jackson with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $121,590, Jackson is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Mississippi, followed by Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $112,560). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Jackson is 7.4 percent (7.4%) higher than that in Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Jackson
$121,590
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$112,560
Gulfport-Biloxi
$111,480
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$90,240
Hattiesburg
$88,330
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$74,020
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$51,410

See also: Top paying jobs in Jackson, Mississippi.