Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)s with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. After five to 10 years, pay—which begins at $68K—can reach $79K. Earnings jump to six figures after one to decades in the field, and experienced workers make around $116K. Salaries tend to grow less rapidly after achieving 20 years of experience, with more senior Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)s earning an average of $133K per year. The largest number of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)s have more than 20 years of experience, followed by those with 10 to 20 years. Workers who have been working for one to 10 years are the least common.