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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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in Salt Lake City, Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
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 $169,130. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $114,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $78,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
4.26% 11.27%
16.28% -
8.52% -
-26.09% -
4.04% -
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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 $169,130, Salt Lake City is the highest paying city for chief executives in state of Utah, followed by Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $165,730). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Salt Lake City is 2.0 percent (2.0%) higher than that in Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salt Lake City
Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area
South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area
St George
West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area
Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area

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