Fast Facts for Chief Executives in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Danville and Decatur
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford, Champaign and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Springfield and Peoria

Salaries for Chief Executives in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Decatur and Rockford

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Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Chief Executives

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Chief Executives relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics,

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Decatur30 $173,540
Champaign-Urbana110 $188,820
Peoria190 $228,140
Springfield120 $209,580
Rockford220 $203,380
Kankakee30 $165,900
Carbondale-Marion70 $162,810
Bloomington110 $233,430

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