A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $192,595 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Business Strategy, Strategic Planning, and Leadership.

$78,417 - $385,828
(Median)
$78K
$190K
$390K
MEDIAN: $192,594
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$78,417 - $385,828  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $289,061  
Profit Sharing
$50,421  
Total Pay (?
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$75,504 - $609,213  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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

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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$208,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 33%

Entry-Level
up arrow 52%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Business Strategy
up arrow 34%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 24%

Leadership
up arrow 15%

National Average
$208,000

Operations Management
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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