Chief Executives in North Carolina
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While jobs for Chief Executives in North Carolina are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Chief Executives in North Carolina is expected to decrease.
Chief Executives in North Carolina earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Chief Executives Work in North Carolina?
In 2018, there were 3,820 Chief Executives working in the state.
There were 3,820 Chief Executives employed in this state in 2017.
The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.
The typical state has 2,150 Chief Executives working in it, which means North Carolina has more Chief Executives than average.
Job Projections for North Carolina
Jobs for Chief Executives in this state are declining at a rate of 1.2% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of
North Carolina Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 390 annual Chief Executives job openings in North Carolina, and 5,630 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 20,000 annual jobs and 296,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Chief Executives Make in North Carolina?
In 2018 wages for Chief Executives ranged from $71,670 to $208,000 with $205,220 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $34.46 to $100. The median hourly rate was $98.67.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $100 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $1.33.
The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top North Carolina Metros for Chief Executives
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Chief Executives.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC||910||$195,150|
|Greensboro-High Point, NC||410||$197,130|
|Durham-Chapel Hill, NC||280||$208,000|
|Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC||140||$152,630|
|Rocky Mount, NC||50||$149,880|
|New Bern, NC||50||$160,070|
Top States for Chief Executives Employment
View the list below to see where most Chief Executives work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Chief Executives get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$208,000|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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