Chief of Staff with Strategic Planning Skills Salary

Compensation for Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($111K). Overall cash earnings for Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills stretch from $62K on the lower end to $196K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $39K from bonuses and $22K from profit sharing. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills (63 percent) who took the survey are female. Most Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,524 - $170,274
$62K
$110K
$170K
MEDIAN: $110,651
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Salary
$61,524 - $170,274  
   
Bonus
$2,349 - $39,356  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $22,000  
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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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$61,831 - $195,669  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 209
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Pay by Experience Level for Chief of Staff

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


For many Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Individuals with less than five years' experience take home around $89K. In contrast, though, people who have been on the job for five to 10 years report a six-figure median of $107K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $140K. Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $154K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $118,352

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 27 percent. Chief of Staffs with Strategic Planning skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+20 percent) and Atlanta (+10 percent). Washington is the lowest-paying area, 17 percent south of the national average. Employers in Boston and Chicago also lean toward paying below-median salaries (4 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Chief of Staff

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Chief of Staff Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲19%

National Average
$118,000

Mid-Career
▼10%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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