Experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary

Average pay for a Experienced Chief Executive Officer is considerable, rounding six figures at $159K per year. Total cash earnings of Experienced Chief Executive Officers range from $80K near the bottom to $403K near the top, where some exceptional performers can get $125K each from bonuses and profit sharing, plus, in very few cases, commissions exceeding $114K. Experienced Chief Executive Officers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 85 percent. Most people in this position report feeling highly satisfied with their jobs. Most enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to half. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$75,831 - $306,275

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$11.63 - $198.66

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Salary
$75,831 - $306,275  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $124,953  
Profit Sharing
$4,918 - $124,313  
Commission
$0.00 - $114,038  
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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$79,743 - $402,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,807
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $198.66  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $60.54  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$0.00 - $124,953  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $114,038  
Profit Sharing
$4,918 - $124,313  
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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$79,743 - $402,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Skills That Affect Experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Team Leadership
up arrow 17%

Sales
up arrow 13%

Business Strategy
up arrow 8%

Sales Management
up arrow 7%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 6%

Marketing Management
up arrow 6%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 5%

People Management
up arrow 4%

Leadership
up arrow 3%

National Average
$188,000

Financial Analysis
up arrow 3%

Senior Financial Management
up arrow 6%

Business Development
up arrow 15%

Operations Management
up arrow 21%

Budget Management
up arrow 21%

Project Management
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 545 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 13%
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