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Chief Executive Salary Information in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro 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 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington

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 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $185,250. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $120,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $79,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
0.73% 6.46%
5.77% -
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Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $185,250 in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro is 9.4 percent (9.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Seattle-Bellevue-Everett and 45.6 percent (45.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington.