Average Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salary

$155,937
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$74k
MEDIAN
$156k
90%
$309k

The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is $155,937

Base Salary
$74k - $309k
Bonus
$5k - $146k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $147k
Commission
$7k - $149k
Total Pay
$74k - $403k
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What Do Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s Do?

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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Job Satisfaction for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

4.6 out of 5
(1,800)
Extremely Satisfied
269Reviews
Based on 1,800 responses, the job of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.64 out of 5. On average, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)s are extremely satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
73.6%
Female
26.0%
Prefer to self-define
0.4%
This data is based on 5,246 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

79%

Dental

64%

Vision

54%

None

20%