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Chief Executive Salary Information in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$109,680
25th Percentile Wage
$127,620
50th Percentile Wage
$178,240
75th Percentile Wage
$164,670
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Altoona, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $164,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $178,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $109,680.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52.73
25th Percentile Wage
$61.35
50th Percentile Wage
$85.69
75th Percentile Wage
$79.17
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Altoona, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $79.17. The median hourly salary is $85.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52.73.

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
2016178,2401.34%42.95%
2015175,85012.68%-
2014153,55031.23%-
2013105,5903.70%-
2012101,680--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Altoona with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $178,240 in Altoona is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Altoona is 6.7 percent (6.7%) lower than that in the highest paying York-Hanover and 44.4 percent (44.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
York-Hanover
$191,060
Pittsburgh
$180,140
Altoona
$178,240
Reading
$173,950
Erie
$172,150
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$170,630
Lancaster
$169,470
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$168,910
Johnstown
$159,770
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$150,980
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$148,940
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$142,320
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$135,000
Lebanon
$132,990
State College
$130,440
Williamsport
$130,050
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$126,790
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$99,050

See also: Top paying jobs in Altoona, Pennsylvania.