Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Diego, California Salary

The average pay for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Diego, California is $178,593 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$81,445 - $315,532
$81K
$180K
$320K
MEDIAN: $178,593
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Salary
$81,445 - $315,532  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $99,554  
Profit Sharing
$4,027 - $158,927  
Commission
$20,000  
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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$90,249 - $391,804  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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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 $150,000 based on 13 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 $148,000 based on 17 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 $203,000 based on 27 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 $256,000 based on 26 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
39%
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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$195,000

Entry-Level
▼23%

Mid-Career
▼24%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Operations Management
▲16%

Leadership
▲3%

Strategic Planning
▲1%

National Average
$195,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 6%