Average Chief Information Officer (CIO) Salary

R1,163,995
Avg. Salary
R99,616
Bonus
R125,000
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The average salary for a Chief Information Officer (CIO) is R1,163,995.
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R503k
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R2m
90%
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MEDIAN R1,163,995
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Salary
R503k - R2m
Bonus
R21k - R388k
Profit Sharing
R5k - R2m
Total Pay
R623k - R2m

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Job Description for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Chief Information Officer (CIO) Tasks
  • Establish, coordinate and evaluate information technology strategies for key products and services.
  • Oversee management of IT personnel and development teams.
  • Communicate at a senior level of the organization.
  • Provide technical expertise and industry knowledge to support sales and marketing efforts.
  • Oversee and evaluates IT operations.

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Popular Skills for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Skills in IT Management, Project Management, IT Security & Infrastructure and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Information Officer (CIO)

An early career Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R915,628 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R1,189,905 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R1,129,994 based on 44 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R1,238,824.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 125 survey responses.
Early Career
13.6%
Mid Career
18.4%
Experienced
35.2%
Late Career
32.8%