Average Early-Career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Leadership Skills Salary

$121,502
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$24,316
Bonus
$55,000
Commission
$20,347
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Leadership skills is $121,502.
10%
$56k
MEDIAN
$122k
90%
$252k
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Salary
$56k - $252k
Bonus
$3k - $103k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $102k
Commission
$0 - $55k
Total Pay
$53k - $312k

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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 Team Leadership, People Management, Operations Management and Strategic Planning.

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 $104,580 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,808 based on 473 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $161,604 based on 1,049 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $193,722.
Employees with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 31.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (31.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (22.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (19.8% less), New York, New York (14.2% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (9.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,356 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.5%
Mid Career
14.1%
Experienced
31.3%
Late Career
54.1%