The average annual and hourly salaries for chief executives in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chief executives among Texas areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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||$94,510|
|25th Percentile Wage||$149,900|
|50th Percentile Wage||$185,930|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $185,930. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $149,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $94,510.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||1-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chief executives in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chief executives in state of Texas ranges from $75,760 to $206,840. The highest paying area for chief executives in Texas is San Antonio-New Braunfels with a median annual salary of $206,840. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Corpus Christi (mean annual salary $197,870). The lowest paying area is Wichita Falls with a median annual salary of $75,760.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels|| |
|Corpus Christi|| |
|Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos|| |
|Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|El Paso|| |
|Beaumont-Port Arthur|| |
|College Station-Bryan|| |
|Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood|| |
|Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|San Angelo|| |
|Wichita Falls|| |