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Entry-Level Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salary

An Entry-Level Chief Information Officer (CIO) earns an average salary of $101,316 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Strategic Planning, and Leadership.

$51,888 - $163,933
(Median)
$52K
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$160K
MEDIAN: $101,315
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$10.07 - $41.37
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$41
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$51,888 - $163,933  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $41,932  
Profit Sharing
$11.74 - $40,851  
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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$51,125 - $175,802  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 224
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $41.37  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $41,932  
   
Profit Sharing
$11.74 - $40,851  
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).
)
$51,125 - $175,802  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 23%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 20%

Leadership
up arrow 18%

IT Management
0%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$104,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 12%
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