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How much does an Entrepreneur make in the United States?

Average Entrepreneur Hourly Wage in the United States

Entrepreneurs earn a median hourly wage of $82.50.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Entrepreneur Yearly Salary in the United States

Entrepreneurs earn a median salary of $171,610 per year.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

73%
Full-Time
27%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
1741
RATINGS
Entrepreneurs average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Entrepreneurs in the 58th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Entrepreneur Earnings by Seniority

Experienced Entrepreneur Earnings

Experienced Entrepreneurs in the United States earn:

$82.50
an hour
$171,610
per year
Junior Entrepreneur Earnings

Junior Entrepreneurs in the United States earn:

$53.18
an hour
$110,610
per year
Starting Entrepreneur Earnings

Starting Entrepreneurs in the United States earn:

$36.07
an hour
$75,030
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Historical salary for Entrepreneurs in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Entrepreneur salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Entrepreneur Salary in Connecticut $ $ # 1
Entrepreneur Salary in Rhode Island $ $ # 2
Entrepreneur Salary in North Carolina $ $ # 3
Entrepreneur Salary in Massachusetts $ $ # 4
Entrepreneur Salary in New York $ $ # 5
Entrepreneur Salary in New Jersey $ $ # 6
Entrepreneur Salary in Florida $ $ # 7
Entrepreneur Salary in Nebraska $ $ # 8
Entrepreneur Salary in Washington $ $ # 9
Entrepreneur Salary in Virginia $ $ # 10
Entrepreneur Salary in California $ $ # 11
Entrepreneur Salary in Ohio $ $ # 12
Entrepreneur Salary in Maryland $ $ # 13
Entrepreneur Salary in Oregon $87.69 $182,390 # 14
Entrepreneur Salary in Louisiana $89.40 $185,940 # 15
Entrepreneur Salary in Pennsylvania $87.00 $180,950 # 16
Entrepreneur Salary in Texas $89.39 $185,930 # 17
Entrepreneur Salary in New Hampshire $84.63 $176,020 # 18
Entrepreneur Salary in District of Columbia $85.10 $177,010 # 19
Entrepreneur Salary in Alabama $83.98 $174,690 # 20
Entrepreneur Salary in Georgia $85.44 $177,720 # 21
Entrepreneur Salary in Nevada $84.07 $174,860 # 22
Entrepreneur Salary in Indiana $79.94 $166,270 # 23
Entrepreneur Salary in Wisconsin $80.29 $166,990 # 24
Entrepreneur Salary in Alaska $76.40 $158,920 # 25
Entrepreneur Salary in Minnesota $77.28 $160,750 # 26
Entrepreneur Salary in Colorado $72.00 $149,750 # 27
Entrepreneur Salary in South Dakota $82.42 $171,430 # 28
Entrepreneur Salary in Michigan $74.46 $154,870 # 29
Entrepreneur Salary in Illinois $72.46 $150,720 # 30
Entrepreneur Salary in Arizona $70.99 $147,650 # 31
Entrepreneur Salary in Kentucky $69.55 $144,670 # 32
Entrepreneur Salary in Vermont $67.81 $141,050 # 33
Entrepreneur Salary in North Dakota $68.70 $142,900 # 34
Entrepreneur Salary in Kansas $68.61 $142,710 # 35
Entrepreneur Salary in Iowa $69.61 $144,790 # 36
Entrepreneur Salary in Tennessee $67.67 $140,750 # 37
Entrepreneur Salary in Utah $67.50 $140,400 # 38
Entrepreneur Salary in South Carolina $67.93 $141,290 # 39
Entrepreneur Salary in Missouri $64.50 $134,150 # 40
Entrepreneur Salary in Maine $59.98 $124,760 # 41
Entrepreneur Salary in Oklahoma $59.44 $123,640 # 42
Entrepreneur Salary in Hawaii $62.78 $130,570 # 43
Entrepreneur Salary in Arkansas $57.81 $120,250 # 44
Entrepreneur Salary in Mississippi $53.04 $110,320 # 45
Entrepreneur Salary in Wyoming $57.84 $120,310 # 46
Entrepreneur Salary in West Virginia $46.29 $96,280 # 47
Entrepreneur Salary in Idaho $51.43 $106,980 # 48
Entrepreneur Salary in Montana $46.44 $96,600 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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