A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) earns an average salary of AU$180,113 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Strategy Development, Sales Management, Business Strategy, and Team Leadership.

AU$98,248 - AU$303,261
AU$98K
AU$170K
AU$300K
MEDIAN: AU$174,615
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90%
AU$29.59 - AU$112.52
AU$30
AU$49
AU$110
MEDIAN: AU$48.89
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AU$0AU$355K
Salary AU$98,248 - AU$303,261
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$99,750
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$119,186
Commission AU$48,557
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$95,732 - AU$355,945
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 722
Hourly Data AU$0AU$112
Hourly Rate AU$29.59 - AU$112.52
Overtime AU$30.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$355K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$99,750
Commission AU$48,557
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$119,186
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$95,732 - AU$355,945
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$151,000 based on 160 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$185,000 based on 197 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$196,000 based on 287 salaries. A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$217,000 based on 229 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$181,720

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chief Executive Officer (CEO)?

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Newcastle:
"Grass roots opportunities."
Pros: Being able to develop and drive programs to help disadvantaged youth.
Cons: Not enough pay.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Darwin:
"The buck stops with me."
Pros: Making a positive change to people's lives and standards of living.
Cons: Firing staff.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Alice Springs:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Seeing change in the workplace.
Cons: The hours and performance managing staff.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Liverpool:
"Unfamiliar territory."
Pros: Flexibility and time freedom for myself and the ability to spend time with the team and the ability to help them improve, grow and deal with their own pressures.
Cons: An unfamiliar industry that creates a certain amount of stress as I try to fit in and make decision that are in line with the owners of the company vision (which is foggy)

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Key Stats for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

▲19%

▲8%

▲2%

National Average
AU$182,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Strategy Development
▲22%




▲12%



▲8%


National Average
AU$182,000



Financial Analysis
▼6%

Strategic Project Management
▼7%



Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 89%
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