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Top Executive Salary

$412,532 (USD)

Average Salary

$198/hr

Average Hourly

$301,107

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for a Top Executive is $412,532 a year and $198 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Top Executive is between $250,547 and $694,146. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Top Executive. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Plans, develops, establishes, and oversees interpretation and implementation of policies and objectives of organization in accordance with board directives and corporation charter.
  • Responsible for the profitability of the entire organization.
  • Holds position of the top executive and principal organization leader in the organization.
  • This position is distinguished from others in that it is the top ranking executive and, in most cases, is the highest paid executive in the organization.
Top Executive Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Chief Executives

Job family population: 195,530

Estimated population of Top Executive jobs: 49,995

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$478,237
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Top Executive Job Listings for United States

Japanese Bilingual Executive Assistant
Dec 2
Honolulu, HI, USA
Top Group
Conserves executive's time by reading, researching, and routing correspondence; drafting letters ... Please send your resume Company Description TOP Group ( has grown from a single office in New York ...
Account Executive - SaaS Sales - HR Tech Innovator - $100k to $120k Base - 4.6 Glassdoor
Dec 13
San Francisco, United States
Top 10 Sales Talent
The solution enables world-class recruiting teams to find, engage, and nurture top talent ... The Account Executive is responsible for selling our suite of products, from small deals to complex ...
Executive Assistant
Dec 11
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Career Group
Prominent Professional Services Firm with beautiful Westside offices is seeking an experienced, proactive and poised Executive Assistant to support their top executive. Your attention to detail ...
National Domestic Freight Sales Executive
Dec 10
Hammond, IN, USA
Progressive Freight, Inc
With our compensation plan, top executives have the freedom to earn a six-figure income within 12 to 24 months. Responsibilities: * Educate, consult and streamline supply chain practices through an ...
Executive Assistant - Top finance firm
Dec 9
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Boutique Search Firm
Top-finance firm in Downtown Los Angeles is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide direct support to a Department Head, and general support to their team. Responsibilities will include: · ...

The average pay for a Top Executive is $412,532 a year and $198 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Top Executive is between $250,547 and $694,146. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Top Executive. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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