Chief Executive Salary Information in Fargo, North Dakota

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,970
25th Percentile Wage
$110,320
50th Percentile Wage
$164,590
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Fargo, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $164,590. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $110,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $75,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36.52
25th Percentile Wage
$53.04
50th Percentile Wage
$79.13
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Fargo, North Dakota. The median hourly salary is $79.13. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $53.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36.52.

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
2016164,5905.29%1.74%
2015155,890-5.48%-
2014164,4400.60%-
2013163,4601.06%-
2012161,730--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Fargo with Other North Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $164,590, Fargo is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of North Dakota, followed by Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $152,540). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Fargo is 7.3 percent (7.3%) higher than that in Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$164,590
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$152,540
Bismarck
$143,780
Grand Forks
$138,430
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$131,710
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$124,690
Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$88,700

See also: Top paying jobs in Fargo, North Dakota.