A big portion of take-home pay for Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills — slightly less than a third, in fact — arrives through commissions. This profession's median overall income is approximately $131K. Job satisfaction for Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills is high. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills who answered the questionnnaire. While just under a third report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and just over two-fifths have dental, as well. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$59,495 - $321,146
MEDIAN: $104,486

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$59,495 - $321,146  
$1,521 - $103,042  
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$59,605 - $401,226  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 59

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

Substantial, six-figure paychecks show up early in this area; folks who have worked for fewer than five years report earning a median of $114K. After one to two decades on the job, professionals can reap plentiful salaries that average out to the six-figure sum of $160K. Chief Executive Officers with Project Management skills who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $229K.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
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Years of Experience

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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 29%