Chief Executives

Top executives devise strategies and policies to ensure that an organization meets its goals. They plan, direct, and coordinate operational activities of companies and organizations.

$183,270

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Chief Executives

Currently employed

210,160

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

8%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

50,000 or more

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Chief Executives

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Nebraska $280,000

Virginia $280,000

California $280,000

District of Columbia $280,000

Georgia $280,000

Texas $280,000

South Dakota $280,000

Rhode Island $280,000

Pennsylvania $280,000

North Carolina $280,000

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Maxxing your 401k as Chief Executives

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

10.4%

Per paycheck

$733.08

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $7,048.85
Pre Tax Retirement $733.08
Before Taxes $6,315.77
Taxes $1,894.73
Take Home $4,421.04

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