The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$77,320|
|25th Percentile Wage||$111,340|
|50th Percentile Wage||$158,840|
|75th Percentile Wage||$159,440|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $159,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $158,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $77,320.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $158,840 in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of South Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 17.1 percent (17.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Sioux City and 75.8 percent (75.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Sioux City|| |
|Rapid City|| |
|Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |