Average San Diego Chief Technology Officers make around $167K per year. Almost all enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

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MEDIAN: $167,017
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$0.00 - $48,479  
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$5,087  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Experience Affects Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$169,000

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries

National Average
$169,000

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Software Architecture
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Product Development
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Leadership
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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
52%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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