Experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary

Experienced Chief Executive Officers can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $171K per year on average. With bonuses occasionally running north of $144K, profit sharing proceeds sometimes surpassing $125K, and a few commissions as high as $103K, total income for Experienced Chief Executive Officers can range between $81K and $409K according to individual performance. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a majority earn dental coverage. Men account for the majority of Experienced Chief Executive Officers who responded to the questionnaire — 81 percent to be exact. For the most part, Experienced Chief Executive Officers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$79,114 - $312,772
$79K
$170K
$310K
MEDIAN: $170,627
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$17.34 - $149.50
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MEDIAN: $47.81
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$0$408K
Salary $79,114 - $312,772
Bonus $1,983 - $144,044
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $124,534
Commission $9,744 - $102,556
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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$81,466 - $408,555
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,422
Hourly Data $0$575
Hourly Rate $17.34 - $149.50
Hourly Tips $2.58
Overtime $5.00 - $575
Annual Data $0$408K
Bonus $1,983 - $144,044
Commission $9,744 - $102,556
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $124,534
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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$81,466 - $408,555
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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Key Stats for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 344 votes.
10-19 years
69%
20 years or more
31%
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Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Strategy
▲33%

Leadership
▲28%

Business Development
▲26%

Strategic Sales
▲18%

Business Strategy
▲10%

Strategic Planning
▲9%

Budget Management
▲8%

People Management
▲5%

Team Leadership
▲5%

Strategic Marketing
▲3%

National Average
$189,000

Operations Management
▼12%

Sales Management
▼12%

Financial Analysis
▼15%

Sales
▼18%

Fundraising
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 344 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 15%
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