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Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary with Project Management skills

Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $110K) surpassing six figures annually. Including potential bonuses and profit sharing proceeds (more than $97K for each in exceptional cases) overall income bottoms out near $47K and hits $305K on the high end. Men make up the vast majority of Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills (86 percent) who took the survey. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and just over one in five lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by about one-half. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$47,936 - $247,567
MEDIAN: $109,883

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$47,936 - $247,567  
$0.00 - $97,444  
Profit Sharing
$2,200 - $100,000  
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).
$47,463 - $304,787  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Project Management skills

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

Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Whereas the median salary for inexperienced employees is approximately $86K, incomes in the five-to-10 year group are significantly higher, averaging to the comfortable six-figure sum of $108K. Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $133K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $155K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Project Management skills Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.


14 %
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 23%