Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Salary

Earnings for Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers come in at around $119K annually on average. Total incomes of Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $60K from bonuses and close to $51K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $62K and $251K. Most Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, slightly less than a fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by just over a half. Men account for the majority of Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers who responded to the questionnaire — 66 percent to be exact. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$59,180 - $207,635
$59K
$120K
$210K
MEDIAN: $119,265
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Salary $59,180 - $207,635
Bonus $0.00 - $59,733
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $50,684
Commission $15,000
Total Pay (?
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$61,639 - $250,941
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 189

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $122,932

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers that is 80 percent greater than the national average, New York offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Mid-Career Chief Marketing Officers will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+24 percent). In San Francisco, salaries are 1 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
5-9 years
55%
10-19 years
45%
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Skills That Affect Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Salaries

Strategy
▲45%

Social Media Marketing
▲22%

Branding
▲17%

Media / Public Relations
▲17%

Marketing Communications
▲13%

Product Marketing
▲10%

Lead Generation
▲10%

Online Marketing
▲2%

Business Development
▲2%

Sales Management
▲2%

National Average
$123,000

Strategic Marketing
▼2%

Marketing Management
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 23%
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