Chief Executive Salary Information in Tulsa, Oklahoma

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Tulsa, Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in Tulsa 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 Tulsa, Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,020
25th Percentile Wage
$86,230
50th Percentile Wage
$136,650
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $136,650. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $86,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.80
25th Percentile Wage
$41.46
50th Percentile Wage
$65.70
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The median hourly salary is $65.70. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $41.46. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.80.

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
2016136,6503.72%-1.13%
2015131,560-5.80%-
2014139,1901.39%-
2013137,250-0.69%-
2012138,200--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Tulsa with Other Oklahoma Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $136,650, Tulsa is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of Oklahoma, following the highest paying city Oklahoma City (median annual salary of $152,850). Compared with Oklahoma City, the median annual salary of chief executives in Tulsa is 10.6 percent (10.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Oklahoma City
$152,850
Tulsa
$136,650
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$118,240
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$107,860
Lawton
$106,030
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$104,160
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$99,660
Fort Smith
$97,110

See also: Top paying jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma.