The average salary for a Chief Data Officer is $180,745.
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What Are Popular Skills for Chief Data Officers?
Big Data Analytics
Strategic Project Management
Skills in Data Management, Big Data Analytics and Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Modeling and Data Analysis.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chief Data Officers?
An early career Chief Data Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $167,807 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Chief Data Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $177,622 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Chief Data Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $180,965 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $182,612.
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Employees with Chief Data Officer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.6% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (19.7% less), Washington, District of Columbia (10.7% less) and Riverside, California (7.1% less).
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