Average Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salary

AU$191,716
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$29,617
Bonus
AU$22,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Chief Information Officer (CIO) is AU$191,716.
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AU$102k
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AU$192k
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AU$306k
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MEDIAN AU$191,716
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Salary
AU$102k - AU$306k
Bonus
AU$10k - AU$98k
Profit Sharing
AU$2k - AU$100k
Total Pay
AU$92k - AU$353k

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Job Description for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Chief Information Officer (CIO) Tasks
  • Establish, coordinate and evaluate information technology strategies for key products and services.
  • Oversee management of IT personnel and development teams.
  • Communicate at a senior level of the organization.
  • Provide technical expertise and industry knowledge to support sales and marketing efforts.
  • Oversee and evaluates IT operations.

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Popular Skills for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Skills in Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Planning, IT Security & Infrastructure, Project Management and IT Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

An early career Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$151,120 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$165,327 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$192,177 based on 94 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$219,989.
Employees with Chief Information Officer (CIO) in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (52.2% less), Brisbane, Queensland (17.1% less) and Newcastle, New South Wales (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 263 survey responses.
Early Career
14.4%
Mid Career
19.8%
Experienced
35.7%
Late Career
30.0%