The average pay for a Late-Career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is $174,071 per year.

$104,757 - $246,236
(Median)
$100K
$170K
$250K
MEDIAN: $174,070
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$55.56 - $247.47
(Median)
$56
$98
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MEDIAN: $98.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$104,757 - $246,236  
   
Bonus
$3,091 - $60,954  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $57,000  
Commission
$22,500  
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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$111,195 - $289,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 774
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$90$180$270
Hourly Rate
$55.56 - $247.47  
   
Overtime
$54.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$180K$360K$540K
Bonus
$3,091 - $60,954  
   
Commission
$22,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $57,000  
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).
)
$111,195 - $289,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Skills That Affect Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries


Software Architecture
up arrow 4%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 3%

Leadership
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National Average
$189,000

C#
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JavaScript
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SQL
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C++
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Network Management / Administration
up arrow 19%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 19%

Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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