Mid-Career Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salary

A Mid-Career Chief Information Officer (CIO) earns an average salary of $113,679 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Software Development Management, and Leadership.

$65,975 - $194,671
MEDIAN: $113,679

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$65,975 - $194,671  
$0.00 - $43,528  
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $20,426  
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).
$65,244 - $213,471  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 419
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Skills That Affect Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salaries

Budget Management
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Software Development Management
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Information Technology (IT) Support
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Strategic Planning
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National Average

IT Management
up arrow 5%

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 22%

Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 7%