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Chief Executive Salary in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

The annual salary statistics of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa is shown in Table 1. The wage statistics of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Chief Executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,500
25th Percentile Wage
$36,340
50th Percentile Wage
$106,900
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,900. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $36,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,500.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$106,900
-37.55% -33.31%
2017
$147,040
-5.79% -
2016
$155,560
-8.32% -
2015
$168,500
1.37% -
2014
$166,190
7.08% -
2013
$154,420
7.71% -
2012
$142,510
- -

Table 2. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Waterloo-Cedar Falls with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $106,900, Waterloo-Cedar Falls is the lowest paying city for chief executives in state of Iowa, following city of Cedar Rapids (median annual salary of $197,830). In comparison, the median annual salary of chief executives in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is 46.0 percent (46.0%) lower than that in the highest paying city Cedar Rapids.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$197,830
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$185,730
Dubuque
$184,460
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$173,800
Ames
$159,650
Iowa City
$156,370
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$140,850
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$124,500
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$120,560
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$109,770
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$106,900



See also: Top paying jobs in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa.