The average salary for a Chief People Officer is $151,395.
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What Are Popular Skills for Chief People Officers?
Human Resources (HR)
Skills in Organizational Development, Strategic Planning and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management and Human Resources (HR).
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chief People Officers?
An early career Chief People Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $92,835 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Chief People Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $123,467 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Chief People Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $156,581 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $164,400.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Chief People Officer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (23.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (17.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (14.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (4.6% less).
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