Average Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary in Canada

C$146,707
Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
10%
CA$79k
MEDIAN
CA$147k
90%
CA$256k

The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is C$146,707

Base Salary
C$79k - C$256k
Bonus
C$5k - C$100k
Profit Sharing
C$4k - C$99k
Commission
C$309 - C$97k
Total Pay
C$77k - C$305k
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What Do Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s Do?

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tasks
  • Determine overarching goals and initiatives.
  • Establish positive relationships with stakeholders and other business leaders.
  • Drive strategic planning, business development, and fiscal operations.
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How do Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s Rate Their Jobs?

4.6 out of 5
(161)
Extremely Satisfied
294Reviews
Based on 161 responses, the job of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.57 out of 5. On average, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s are extremely satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s

What is the highest pay for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is CA$256k / year

What is the lowest pay for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is CA$79k / year

How can Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) that oversees more junior Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.