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

$167,944
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$40,226
Bonus
$25,000
Commission
$30,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with Business Strategy skills is $167,944.
10%
$76k
10%
$168k
50%
$309k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $167,944
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United States (change)
Salary
$76k - $309k
Bonus
$5k - $150k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $150k
Commission
$7k - $102k
Total Pay
$78k - $413k

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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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Team Leadership, 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 $119,831 based on 7 salaries. An early career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $124,165 based on 142 salaries. A mid-career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,805 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $167,055 based on 533 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $197,304.
Employees with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (36.2% more) and Chicago, Illinois (29.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,634 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.4%
Early Career
8.7%
Mid Career
11.5%
Experienced
32.6%
Late Career
46.8%