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Chief Executive Salary Information in Salt Lake City, Utah

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Salt Lake City, Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,040
25th Percentile Wage
$106,410
50th Percentile Wage
$161,930
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Salt Lake City, Utah in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $161,930. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $106,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,040.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.90
25th Percentile Wage
$51.16
50th Percentile Wage
$77.84
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Salt Lake City, Utah. The median hourly salary is $77.84. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $51.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.90.

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
2016161,93016.28%7.32%
2015135,5708.52%-
2014124,020-26.09%-
2013156,3804.04%-
2012150,070--

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Salt Lake City with Other Utah Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $161,930, Salt Lake City is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Utah, followed by Provo-Orem (median annual salary $142,050). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Salt Lake City is 12.3 percent (12.3%) higher than that in Provo-Orem.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salt Lake City
$161,930
Provo-Orem
$142,050
Logan
$119,630
Ogden-Clearfield
$107,650
West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area
$84,240
St George
$75,500
Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$19,310

See also: Top paying jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah.