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Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary in San Francisco

The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Francisco, California is $194,701 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Strategy and Leadership.

$90,718 - $308,992
(Median)
$91K
$190K
$310K
MEDIAN: $194,700
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$0$150K$300K$450K
Salary
$90,718 - $308,992  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $128,327  
Profit Sharing
$5,034 - $204,257  
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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$98,757 - $437,731  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 155

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Francisco, California

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

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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$221,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in San Francisco, California Salaries

Strategy
up arrow 58%

Leadership
up arrow 11%

National Average
$221,000

People Management
up arrow 3%

Business Development
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 14%