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Chief Executive Salary Information in South Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for chief executives in the state of South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chief executives among South Dakota cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chief Executives in South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$121,740
25th Percentile Wage
$168,850
50th Percentile Wage
$182,540
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $182,540. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $168,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $121,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58.53
25th Percentile Wage
$81.18
50th Percentile Wage
$87.76
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The median hourly salary is $87.76. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $81.18. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58.53.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014182,5406.09%18.31%
2013171,43013.01%-
2012149,120--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chief Executives in South Dakota Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chief executives in some South Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chief executives in state of South Dakota ranges from $38,380 to $191,520. The highest paying area for chief executives in South Dakota is Sioux City with a median annual salary of $191,520. The second highest paying city/area in South Dakota State is Rapid City (mean annual salary $183,500). The lowest paying area is Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $38,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sioux City
$191,520
Rapid City
$183,500
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$176,260
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$158,840
Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$38,380


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