Average Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary in United Kingdom

£88,166
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£19,974
Bonus
£22,500
Commission
£12,522
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in United Kingdom is £88,166.
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£38k
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£88k
90%
£176k
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Salary
£38k - £176k
Bonus
£2k - £74k
Profit Sharing
£10 - £89k
Commission
£6k - £49k
Total Pay
£38k - £206k

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Job Description for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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

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Popular Skills for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Skills in Business Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management, Operations Management, Strategic Planning and Leadership.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

An entry-level Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £52,402 based on 25 salaries. An early career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £68,091 based on 235 salaries. A mid-career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £77,052 based on 254 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £90,935 based on 512 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £100,858.
Employees with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 35.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (4.9% more) and Manchester, England: Manchester (3.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (28.7% less), Bristol, England: Bristol (10.0% less) and Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (9.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,607 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
14.6%
Mid Career
15.8%
Experienced
31.9%
Late Career
36.2%

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