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Chief Executive Salary Information in Cleveland, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Cleveland, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of chief executives in Cleveland is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in Cleveland, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage
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Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Cleveland, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $171,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $123,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,980.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
-4.78% 18.35%
-10.05% -
26.90% -
3.13% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Cleveland with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $123,520 in Cleveland is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Cleveland is 25.5 percent (25.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Knoxville and 29.1 percent (29.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Morristown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Johnson City
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Cleveland, Tennessee.