A Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) earns an average salary of C$89,619 per year.

C$64,917 - C$141,935
C$65K
C$94K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$94,351
10%
50%
90%
C$13.83 - C$59.60
C$14
C$25
C$60
MEDIAN: C$25.18
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$141K
Salary C$64,917 - C$141,935
Bonus C$986 - C$20,273
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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C$59,344 - C$141,990
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data C$0C$59
Hourly Rate C$13.83 - C$59.60
Overtime C$39.62
Annual Data C$0C$141K
Bonus C$986 - C$20,273
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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C$59,344 - C$141,990
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Job Description for Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

A chief administrative officer (CAO) is in charge of administrative matters. These executives manages administrative staff. They may also oversee accounting staff. They must make sure that their staff follow procedures and adhere to various regulatory rules and regulations.

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Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Tasks

  • Oversee and direct administrative support services to align with corporate objectives; facilities, security, mail distribution, record management, and other office support services.
  • Develop infrastructure, analyze current processes, recommend and implement procedural or policy changes to improve operations.
  • Oversee facilities planning, maintenance and custodial operations internal or external service contracts.
  • Handle contract procurement and negotiation.
  • Plan, administer and control budgets for contracts, equipment and supplies; review operational reports.

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$90,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$81,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 32 salaries. A Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$95,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Salaries

▲3%

National Average
C$92,000

▼2%

▼10%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 19%