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Mid-Career President and CEO Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Mid-Career President and CEOs , with median pay hovering around $150K per year. Overall cash earnings for Mid-Career President and CEOs stretch from $56K on the lower end to $302K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $99K from bonuses and $175K from profit sharing. While some workers in this profession — nearly one-fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and over one-half have dental insurance. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 81 percent of Mid-Career President and CEOs are male. Mid-Career President and CEOs largely appreciate their work and find this position highly satisfactory. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$55,986 - $244,245
(Median)
56K
89K
140K
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240K
MEDIAN: $137,095
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$14.90 - $137.02
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$110K$220K$330K
Salary
$55,986 - $244,245  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $99,281  
Profit Sharing
$1,997 - $174,524  
Commission
$11,985 - $70,000  
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).
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$55,925 - $301,594  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 438
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $137.02  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$0.00 - $99,281  
   
Commission
$11,985 - $70,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,997 - $174,524  
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).
)
$55,925 - $301,594  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career President and CEO Salaries

Strategic Planning
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Sales
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Leadership
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Business Development
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National Average
$150,000

Project Management
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Operations Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 106 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 21%