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

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The average salary for an Early-Career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Business Strategy skills is $122,492.
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$1k - $89k
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$59k - $300k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Team Leadership, People Management, Strategic Planning, Operations Management 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 $121,528 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $146,187 based on 202 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $167,949 based on 573 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $197,515.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in their job title in Detroit, Michigan earn an average of 61.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (24.2% more) and Chicago, Illinois (21.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (6.1% less).

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