A Mid-Career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) earns an average salary of $112,127 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Mid-Career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Total Pay (?
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.
)
$62,379 - $171,847
(Median)
62K
88K
110K
150K
170K
MEDIAN: $112,126
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Mid-Career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Total Pay (?
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.
)
$14.54 - $100.90
(Median)
15
35
55
80
100
MEDIAN: $55.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary 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$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$62,379 - $171,847  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,799  
Profit Sharing
$991 - $30,201  
Commission
$4,000 - $50,000  
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).
)
$66,130 - $188,972  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 561
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.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $100.90  
   
Overtime
$20.00 - $45.00  
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$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,799  
   
Commission
$4,000 - $50,000  
Profit Sharing
$991 - $30,201  
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).
)
$66,130 - $188,972  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 561
Is Chief Technology Officer (CTO) your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Pay Difference By Location
Los Angeles
up arrow 8%
San Francisco
up arrow 8%
New York
up arrow 5%
National Average
$124,000
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Mid-Career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salaries

Java
up arrow 18%
C++
up arrow 9%
Software Architecture
up arrow 7%
SQL
up arrow 5%
Leadership
up arrow 2%
Product Development
0%
Project Management
0%
National Average
$124,000
IT Management
up arrow 5%
Ruby on Rails
up arrow 8%
IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 11%
HTML
up arrow 13%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%
Network Management / Administration
up arrow 21%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 28%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 111 votes.
Gender
Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 14%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -