Experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is $143,540 per year. A skill in Leadership is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Total Pay (?
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$85,346 - $202,713
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $143,540
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Experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Total Pay (?
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$29.70 - $162.74
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MEDIAN: $72.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$90K$180K$270K
Salary
$85,346 - $202,713  
   
Bonus
$1,518 - $51,891  
Profit Sharing
$2,013 - $40,452  
Commission
$0.00 - $61,825  
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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$89,212 - $242,238  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,595
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$29.70 - $162.74  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $90.00  
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$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$1,518 - $51,891  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $61,825  
Profit Sharing
$2,013 - $40,452  
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).
)
$89,212 - $242,238  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,595
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$152,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries

Software Architecture
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Java
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National Average
$152,000
Project Management
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UNIX
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Microsoft SQL Server
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HTML
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SQL
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Microsoft Office
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Network Management / Administration
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Gender
Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 10%
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