Chief Executive Salary Information in Tulsa, Oklahoma

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Tulsa, Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Tulsa 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 Tulsa, Oklahoma

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 Tulsa, Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $136,580. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $78,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,820.

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
-0.05% -1.19%
3.72% -
-5.80% -
1.39% -
-0.69% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Tulsa with Other Oklahoma Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $136,580, Tulsa is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of Oklahoma, following the highest paying city Oklahoma City (median annual salary of $143,380). Compared with Oklahoma City, the median annual salary of chief executives in Tulsa is 4.7 percent (4.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Oklahoma City
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
Fort Smith
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma.