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Average Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salary in India

₹2,693,889
Avg. Salary
₹509,393
Bonus
₹452,893
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in India is ₹2,693,889.
10%
₹741k
MEDIAN
₹3m
90%
₹7m
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₹741k - ₹7m
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₹30k - ₹2m
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₹98k - ₹3m
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What Do Chief Technology Officer (CTO)s Do?

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Tasks
  • 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.
  • Contribute to senior management team, guiding strategic decisions and resource allocation.
  • 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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)s?

Skills in Software Architecture and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Management, Product Development and Project Management.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)s?

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 ₹600,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹878,458 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,858,532 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹3,075,949 based on 226 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹4,690,809.
Employees with Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 32.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (28.6% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (20.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New Delhi, Delhi (18.3% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (9.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 501 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.8%
Early Career
11.4%
Mid Career
14.2%
Experienced
45.1%
Late Career
27.5%