Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Chicago, Illinois is $159,157 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Business Strategy and Leadership.

$78,504 - $339,738
(Median)
$79K
$160K
$340K
MEDIAN: $159,156
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$0$160K$320K$480K
Salary
$78,504 - $339,738  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $186,477  
Profit Sharing
$4,872 - $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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$78,906 - $462,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 142
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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

National Average
$190,000

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Entry-Level
up arrow 34%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Business Strategy
up arrow 47%

Leadership
up arrow 45%

National Average
$190,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 8%
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