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Chief Executive Salary Information in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area 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 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,220
25th Percentile Wage
$75,080
50th Percentile Wage
$109,540
75th Percentile Wage
$163,050
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $163,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $109,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,220.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.24
25th Percentile Wage
$36.10
50th Percentile Wage
$52.66
75th Percentile Wage
$78.39
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $78.39. The median hourly salary is $52.66. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.24.

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
2016109,540-6.30%-7.79%
2015116,4405.99%-
2014109,470-8.13%-
2013118,3700.25%-
2012118,070--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $109,540 in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is 36.4 percent (36.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Chattanooga and 14.9 percent (14.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Morristown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$172,330
Knoxville
$154,480
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$151,260
Clarksville
$150,370
Memphis
$139,520
Johnson City
$127,360
Cleveland
$123,520
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$109,540
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$103,820
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$101,830
Jackson
$100,790
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$95,920
Morristown
$93,240

See also: Top paying jobs in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee.