The average salary for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in South Africa is R1,173,605.
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Job Description for Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
A chief executive officer (CEO) is someone who is in charge of an organization and normally makes the vast majority of all business related executive decisions. In order to succeed at the position, a CEO must have great social skills, possess the ability to be an effective leader and not shy away from making big decisions. The specific job duties that are required from a CEO will vary depending on what type of organization they happen to be the leader of, as there could be a wide range of job re…Read more
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 Leadership and Business Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 R478,588 based on 11 salaries. An early career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R792,363 based on 171 salaries. A mid-career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R1,015,798 based on 179 salaries. An experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R1,179,832 based on 326 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R1,418,326.
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