Career Outlook for Chief Executives

Also known as:  CEO, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Commissioner of Internal Revenue, COO, County Commissioner, Government Service Executive, Governor, Mayor
The overall job outlook for Chief Executive careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 21.09 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.51 percent per year. Demand for Chief Executives is expected to go up, with an expected 121,400 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 5.55 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Chief Executives in the following states
California 30,980
New York 19,230
Illinois 18,720
Florida 16,050
Pennsylvania 15,790
Massachusetts 15,060
Texas 15,000
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Chief Executives
New Mexico 70
Virgin Islands 100
Wyoming 290
Delaware 310
Vermont 510
Nevada 750
South Dakota 760