Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Project Management Skills Salary

In a profession for which the median take-home is approximately $125K, about a third of overall earnings for Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills arrives through commissions. While nearly one in four report receiving no health benefits, a majority do receive medical coverage, and roughly one-half have dental, as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 79 percent of those who took the survey, male Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$59,392 - $322,662
$59K
$92K
$320K
MEDIAN: $92,232
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Salary
$59,392 - $322,662  
   
Bonus
$1,500 - $108,500  
Profit Sharing
$20,000  
Commission
$40,000  
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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$59,447 - $402,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average inexperienced employee pulls down a cushy six-figure sum; the median salary for people claiming fewer than five years of experience is $114K. Six-figure salaries surface after one to two decades on the job — experienced professionals in this group reap a six-figure median of $141K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $214K.

Key Stats for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Late-Career
▲71%

Experienced
▲12%

National Average
$125,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Mid-Career
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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