Entry-Level Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is $102,012 per year. A skill in C# is associated with high pay for this job.

$58,553 - $171,674
(Median)
$59K
$100K
$170K
MEDIAN: $102,012
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.07 - $71.49
(Median)
$10
$20
$71
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$58,553 - $171,674  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,866  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $50,167  
Commission
$10,000  
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).
)
$52,407 - $182,096  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 276
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $71.49  
   
Overtime
$21.17  
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.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,866  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $50,167  
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).
)
$52,407 - $182,096  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in Philadelphia:
"Computers Are A Means, Not An End."
It is easy to get caught up in the details of new technologies, but a good CTO is always mindful of how it advances the objectives of the business. Never allow the technology to dictate company objectives; rather, company objectives need to dictate the technology.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries

C#
up arrow 16%

C++
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Software Architecture
up arrow 3%

Leadership
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 1%

National Average
$104,000

IT Management
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 2%

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 4%

Product Development
up arrow 7%

PHP
up arrow 12%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 15%

HTML
up arrow 23%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 23%
ADVERTISEMENT