The average pay for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with Leadership skills is $161,564 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$90,777 - $235,057
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MEDIAN: $161,564
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$15.46 - $193.92
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MEDIAN: $56.32
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$90,777 - $235,057  
   
Bonus
$2,750 - $73,438  
Profit Sharing
$1,965 - $50,421  
Commission
$17,500  
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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$93,215 - $272,550  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 472
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$15.46 - $193.92  
   
Overtime
$46.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$2,750 - $73,438  
   
Commission
$17,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,965 - $50,421  
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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$93,215 - $272,550  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $176,760

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Key Stats for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
48%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries


National Average
$177,000


Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

Entry-Level
up arrow 39%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
48%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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