The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Knoxville, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Knoxville 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||$29,250|
|25th Percentile Wage||$93,260|
|50th Percentile Wage||$165,730|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Knoxville, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $165,730. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $93,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,250.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $165,730, Knoxville is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Tennessee, followed by Chattanooga (median annual salary $163,550). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Knoxville is 1.3 percent (1.3%) higher than that in Chattanooga.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Johnson City|| |
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|South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area|| |
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See also: Top paying jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee.