The average annual and hourly salaries for chief executives in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chief executives among Florida metropolitan 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||$62,410|
|25th Percentile Wage||$108,520|
|50th Percentile Wage||$182,360|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $182,360. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $108,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $62,410.
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 Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chief executives in state of Florida ranges from $110,400 to $207,090. The highest paying area for chief executives in Florida is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach with a median annual salary of $207,090. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach (mean annual salary $203,930). The lowest paying area is Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $110,400.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |