A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) earns an average salary of R1,008,920 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Modeling, Financial Analysis, Strategy Development, Leadership, and Strategy. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R308,526 - R2,208,154
R310K
R1M
R2M
MEDIAN: R1,021,416
10%
50%
90%
R245.66 - R782
R530
MEDIAN: R525
50%
R0R2M
Salary R308,526 - R2,208,154
Bonus R9,571 - R777,960
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R972,903
Commission R303,391
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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R328,446 - R2,660,209
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 469
Hourly Data R0R782
Hourly Rate R525
Hourly Tips R13.64
Overtime R150.00
Annual Data R0R2M
Bonus R9,571 - R777,960
Commission R303,391
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R972,903
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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R328,446 - R2,660,209
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R743,000 based on 99 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R1,020,000 based on 114 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R1,257,000 based on 163 salaries. A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R1,606,000 based on 113 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R1,155,607

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

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chief Executive Officer (CEO)?

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in stellenbosch:
"Empowering."
Pros: Co-ordinating. Innovating. Entrepreneurial. Visionary.
Cons: Hours Worked. Expectations. Hands off.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Johannesburg:
"Exciting, challenging, worth every minute."
Pros: The trust placed in me.
Cons: When I'm unable to deliver what I committed to deliver.

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Key Stats for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

▲39%

▲9%

National Average
R1,156,000

▼12%

▼36%

Skills That Affect Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salaries

Financial Modeling
▲64%

Financial Analysis
▲47%


▲32%

▲30%


National Average
R1,156,000

Product Development
▼1%


Strategic Sales
▼10%

Strategic Project Management
▼16%

Budget Management
▼20%





Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 53%
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