The average salary for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is Rs 2,778,841.
MEDIAN Rs 2,778,841
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Job Description for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
A chief technology officer is part of an executive team in a company. He or she leads the efforts of the technology development within the company. This is usually the highest position related to technology within a company. Leadership skills are needed, as the CTO will often lead teams of people in the information technology department. The CTO may decide when technologies need to be updated, so it is important to stay up to date with developments in the field. It is also important to keep an…Read more
Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Tasks
- Monitor management of all hardware, software, databases and licenses, maintenance, and projections of future needs.
- Define technology strategies and ensure that processes meet expectations for federal, state and community privacy and security.
- Contribute to senior management team, guiding strategic decisions and resource allocation.
- Lead technology teams in day-to-day operations, provide key expertise, supervise the heads of departments, and set performance goals.
- Conduct technical reviews of products or solutions to compare and evaluate their applicability.
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Popular Skills for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Skills in Software Architecture, Project Management, IT Management and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Product Development.
Pay by Experience Level for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
An entry-level Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 802,865 based on 11 salaries. An early career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 915,496 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,863,173 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 3,026,433 based on 227 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 3,965,515.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 41.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (21.0% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (12.5% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (9.0% less).
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