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Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Chicago, Illinois is $156,610 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Leadership, Software Development Management, Strategic Planning, and Budget Management. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$114,312 - $244,258
MEDIAN: $156,609

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$114,312 - $244,258  
$4,832 - $75,665  
Profit Sharing
$3,041 - $30,304  
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).
$104,072 - $289,285  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 82

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Experience Affects Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

National Average

Skills That Affect Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

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Software Development Management
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Strategic Planning
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Budget Management
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IT Management
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National Average

Project Management
up arrow 15%

IT Security & Infrastructure
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


10 %
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 7%