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Chief Executive Salary Information in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Baton Rouge 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 Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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 Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $188,580. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $135,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,540.

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 Growth3-Year Growth
25.50% 22.83%
-4.84% -
1.19% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Baton Rouge with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $188,580 in Baton Rouge is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Baton Rouge is 8.6 percent (8.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake Charles and 52.7 percent (52.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Monroe.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lake Charles
Shreveport-Bossier City
Baton Rouge
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.