Entry-Level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) earns an average salary of $102,256 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Team Leadership, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Strategic Planning, and Leadership.
Entry-Level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Total Pay (?
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$48,673 - $246,272
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $102,255
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Entry-Level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Total Pay (?
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$10.39 - $82.41
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$48,673 - $246,272  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $97,672  
Profit Sharing
$1,485 - $100,074  
Commission
$0.00 - $203,223  
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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$48,726 - $297,895  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$10.39 - $82.41  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $51.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$297.99 - $97,672  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $203,223  
Profit Sharing
$1,485 - $100,074  
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).
)
$48,726 - $297,895  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,133
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Pay Difference By Location

Miami
up arrow 71%
Atlanta
up arrow 47%
New York
up arrow 35%
San Francisco
up arrow 32%
Dallas
up arrow 32%
Houston
up arrow 9%
Chicago
up arrow 5%
Austin
up arrow 5%
Los Angeles
up arrow 4%
National Average
$112,000
San Diego
up arrow 11%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Team Leadership
up arrow 55%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 33%
Strategic Planning
up arrow 18%
Leadership
up arrow 14%
People Management
up arrow 1%
Senior Financial Management
0%
National Average
$112,000
Sales Management
up arrow 4%
Operations Management
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 13%
Business Development
up arrow 19%
Budget Management
up arrow 25%

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Gender

Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 25%
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