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Chief Executive Salary Information in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin 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 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,940
25th Percentile Wage
$90,730
50th Percentile Wage
$151,260
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $151,260. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $90,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.57
25th Percentile Wage
$43.62
50th Percentile Wage
$72.72
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee. The median hourly salary is $72.72. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $43.62. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.57.

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
2016151,2603.80%3.75%
2015145,5101.25%-
2014143,6901.97%-
2013140,860-3.36%-
2012145,590--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $151,260 in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin is 12.2 percent (12.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Chattanooga and 38.4 percent (38.4%) 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 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee.