Average Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salary

$163,257
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$89k
MEDIAN
$163k
90%
$246k

The average salary for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is $163,257

Base Salary
$89k - $246k
Bonus
$5k - $79k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $69k
Commission
$6k - $80k
Total Pay
$89k - $293k
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What Do Chief Technology Officer (CTO)s Do?

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Tasks
  • Lead technology teams in day-to-day operations, provide key expertise, supervise the heads of departments, and set performance goals.
  • Conduct technical reviews of products or solutions to compare and evaluate their applicability.
  • Contribute to senior management team, guiding strategic decisions and resource allocation.
  • Monitor management of all hardware, software, databases and licenses, maintenance, and projections of future needs.
  • Define technology strategies and ensure that processes meet expectations for federal, state and community privacy and security.
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Job Satisfaction for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

4.2 out of 5
(313)
Highly Satisfied
51Reviews
Based on 313 responses, the job of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.22 out of 5. On average, Chief Technology Officer (CTO)s are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
95.6%
Female
4.4%
This data is based on 1,305 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

84%

Dental

73%

Vision

65%

None

15%