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Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Salary

The average pay for a Chief Investment Officer (CIO) is $159,736 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
$92,911 - $253,159
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$93K
$160K
$250K
MEDIAN: $159,736
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Salary
$92,911 - $253,159  
   
Bonus
$5,045 - $117,927  
Profit Sharing
$4,000 - $100,000  
Commission
$7,500 - $37,500  
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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$101,288 - $351,673  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
United States (change)

Job Description for Chief Investment Officer (CIO)

Chief investment officers (CIOs) are in charge of raising capital and negotiating investment deals on behalf of their company. They are responsible for managing fund portfolios to increase overall profits, as well as researching companies and investment options to identify the ones that will generate the most profit for their organization. They use their expertise in financial matters to contribute ideas on possible company spending actions and share important financial knowledge with other executives to help reach a consensus on investment options. CIOs develop strong business relationships with other organizations, as well as interact with finance professionals in a variety of settings such as while investing, negotiating, and making purchases.

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Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Tasks

  • Identify and reduce risk to company investment portfolios.
  • Make decisions about where to invest funds and make changes according to market conditions.
  • Design investment portfolios which reflect company goals.
  • Conduct or oversee analysis of investment portfolios.

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Experience Affects Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
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National Average
$183,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Salaries

Investment Management
up arrow 9%

National Average
$183,000

Portfolio Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 10%