CEO SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for CEO GROSS SALARY
US$ 160,280
Average net salary for CEO NET SALARY
US$ 115,183
The most typical salary for CEO MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 259,071
  Updated: 15 Nov 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 28%
  Salary entries: 204

Average salary for CEO in United States is US$ 160,280.

Average take home earning is US$ 115,183 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 259,071 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
27 % US$ 259,071
34 % US$ 200,000
38 % US$ 192,857
52 % US$ 150,357
85 % US$ 94,500
94 % US$ 60,750
96 % US$ 51,000
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Los Angeles US$ 173,461 13
New York City US$ 177,545 11
Denver US$ 202,142 07
San Francisco US$ 182,857 07
Miami US$ 181,285 07
Seattle US$ 164,142 07
Boston US$ 163,285 07
Houston US$ 158,571 07
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 259,071
56
US$ 200,000
14
US$ 192,857
07
US$ 182,000
07
US$ 173,714
07
US$ 160,000
02
US$ 150,357
14
US$ 141,666
03
US$ 130,000
04
US$ 121,388
18
US$ 112,031
05
US$ 100,692
26
US$ 94,500
10
US$ 82,285
07
US$ 72,333
03
US$ 60,750
08
US$ 51,000
04
US$ 43,111
09

  SALARY BY GENDER   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 165,546 152
US$ 132,181 33
US$ 166,955 19

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 171,041 24
US$ 176,550 62
US$ 157,413 75
US$ 133,114 35
US$ 147,200 05
US$ 148,333 03

CEO workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses US$ 176,550. While CEO workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 133,114. This is 32.63% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 171,363 110
US$ 164,813 26
US$ 162,105 19
US$ 158,952 21
US$ 124,076 13
US$ 123,333 03
US$ 96,500 04
US$ 96,875 08

CEO workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 171,363 compared to US$ 96,500 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 77.58%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 238,333 03
US$ 160,636 11
US$ 174,562 16
US$ 180,793 29
US$ 158,774 31
US$ 180,805 36
US$ 118,400 15
US$ 142,238 21
US$ 128,647 17
US$ 175,000 02
US$ 85,000 02
US$ 53,000 02
US$ 166,955 19
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CEO   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 171,925 118
US$ 167,750 04
US$ 146,076 78
US$ 86,250 04
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  SALARY BY CITY   CEO   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 250,000 03
2. US$ 218,750 04
3. US$ 205,000 03
4. US$ 202,142 07
5. US$ 200,000 04
6. US$ 183,333 03
7. US$ 182,857 07
8. US$ 181,285 07
9. US$ 180,000 02
10. US$ 177,545 11

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CEO

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia US$ 178,154 AU$ 201,562 16
2. Mexico US$ 177,252 MXN 3,180,000 08
3. Canada US$ 168,188 CA$ 185,993 31
4. United States US$ 160,280 US$ 160,280 204
5. United Kingdom US$ 159,326 GBP 109,043 23
6. China US$ 110,588 CNY 714,234 23
7. India US$ 71,428 INR 4,181,739 46
8. Russia US$ 69,845 RUB 3,068,963 11

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(54/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 16 Nov 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "EBIDTA Growth Going Public Sales Business Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(53/54)  CO PARTNER


 Posted: 01 Oct 2020

Some College, 12-16 years: "Licensed esthethician."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(52/54)  SENIOR PASTOR


 Posted: 12 Aug 2020

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Senor pastor of a medium to small church."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 101,000


(51/54)  PRESIDENT / CEO


 Posted: 25 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Develop and Implement strategic plans for business development."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 180,000


(50/54)  PRESIDENT & CEO


 Posted: 18 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Strategy directton."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 180,000


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(49/54)  MANAGEMENT AND LEADER SHIP


 Posted: 30 Jan 2020

Doctorate Degree, 16-20 years: "Management, strategy and leadership."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(48/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 05 Jan 2020

Some College, 4-8 years: "Owner/operator; Consultation, sales, marketing, HR, etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 85,000


(47/54)  FOUNDER


 Posted: 16 Dec 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "ENERGY EFFICIENCY BUSINESS OWNER."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 180,000


(46/54)  CEO AND CFO


 Posted: 09 Nov 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Nice everyday, work hard play hard."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 200,000


(45/54)  CHIEF MARKETING STRATEGIST


 Posted: 17 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Run a digital marketing agency."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 140,000


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(44/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 09 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Run a business with $180k annual revenue."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(43/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND CHAIRMAN


 Posted: 26 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Responsible for overall strategic direction, hiring, business development, bottom line, investment strategy."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 250,000


(42/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing operations of entire company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 160,000


(41/54)  CHIEF EXEC OFF


 Posted: 12 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Hire, fire, financial."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,000


(40/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 13 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "I have owned and operated my own independent healthcare diagnostic company for 5 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 110,000


(39/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

High School, 20+ years: "Run day to day operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


(38/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Lead the parent corporation of business groups; the headquarters organisation that owns a controlling stake in a number of companies, which conduct business separately; or a family-owned company. The head of this organisation reports to the financial board at the ultimate top of the structure or is the ultimate top of the organisation. Please note that associated organization type should be Parent/Independent. Lead the entire organisation according to the long-term mission, vision, values, and objectives defined by the financial board of directors. Establish corporate objectives, strategies, and plans; oversee, monitor, and evaluate all business activities so that these strategies and objectives are met. Lead, guide, evaluate, and develop senior executives in furthering organisational objectives. Select, or approve the selection of, senior executives. Establish, review, and adapt executive lines of control and areas of responsibility so that the organisation's structure maximises organisational performance. Pursue, negotiate, and approve mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and other major change initiative so that the organisation meets its overall business objectives. Represent the organisation at public occasions (for example, conventions, shareholder meetings) and in interactions with external parties in order to present a positive image of the organisation. Normally Reports To: Corporate or Group Financial Board of Directors; Minimum Qualifications: University (Degree); Years of Experience: 16 or more."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 285,000


(37/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 18 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage and operate the team to grow the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(36/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 17 May 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Hotel transaction and advisory."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 250,000


(35/54)  ENTREPENUER


 Posted: 12 May 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Self start up in e-commerce, consulting, and sourcing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


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(34/54)  CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER


 Posted: 07 May 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Varied industries business management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000


(33/54)  FOUNDER


 Posted: 07 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Set strategy, recruit, and fundraise."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(32/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 02 Mar 2019

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Senior executive responsible for all operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(31/54)  MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 26 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Advisory consultant to executive level clients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(30/54)  BUSINESS OWNER


 Posted: 10 Feb 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Sales, day to day operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(29/54)  FOUNDER AND CEO


 Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Founder and CEO of a Cloud Software company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(28/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 01 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Wood products consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(27/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 04 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Manage the organization of 300 employees including marketing, engineering, profit, and customer services."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 184,000


(26/54)  CEO&PRESIDENT


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "MAnage a small software development firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 243,000


(25/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Write checks and hire fire."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 299,000


(24/54)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

Bellow H. School, 20+ years: "Keeps tabs on everything happening at the company and the money."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 195,000


(23/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 20 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Software company president."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 240,000


(22/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 23 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Engineering company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 259,000


(21/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 04 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Responsible for North America."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(20/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 03 Apr 2018

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Classroom Assistant and adjunct professor Physics and engineering . Associate engineer with NASA, DALMO VICTOR/ SINGER, et al."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(19/54)  CEO


 Posted: 26 Feb 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Provide business development and management of a 10 person company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(18/54)  WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Jan 2018

Some College, 16-20 years: "I sell and build websites, digital marketing, graphic design services and more."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(17/54)  PRINCIPAL OWNER


 Posted: 12 Dec 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "We have 3 offices internationally that provide software consulting services."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000


(16/54)  PRESIDENT


 Posted: 06 Dec 2017

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "President of an agriculuture technology company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000


(15/54)  CEO


 Posted: 05 Dec 2017

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Managing and maintaining business operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


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(14/54)  CEO


 Posted: 25 Nov 2017

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Manage the business as the CEO of the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(13/54)  PRESIDENT AND CEO


 Posted: 24 Nov 2017

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "I was a professor at Lincoln Land Community College, an Instructor at Harvard Business School while pursuing doctoral studies, and a professor at Northeastern University. Subsequently I was a senior management consultant at A.T. Kearney, Director of Planning and Development at Allied Tube and Conduit, CEO at Naco, and President of CEO Focus."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 238,000


(12/54)  CEO


 Posted: 17 Nov 2017

Some College, 20+ years: "Oversee all aspects of a small mfg company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(11/54)  VP


 Posted: 14 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Manage Finance & IT & Insurance and Legal."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(10/54)  VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS


 Posted: 10 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "VP of Operations for a Marketing Research Company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 84,000


(9/54)  OWNER


 Posted: 24 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "I own a residential cleaning service, a commercial cleaning service, a construction company, and a construction supply company. I'm always growing my businesses."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(8/54)  CEO


 Posted: 29 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Public relations, marketing and working with publishers, authors and books."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 200,000


(7/54)  OWNER OF THE COMPANY


 Posted: 26 Sep 2017

Doctorate Degree, 16-20 years: "Own marketing agency. Provide marketing services to small businesses and professional practice owners. Help them get more customers, clients, patients. We do this with various media."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 250,000


(6/54)  CEO AND OWNER


 Posted: 12 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing 4 direct reports. Overseeing strategy and growth for the company. I founded a Boutique advertising agency which is 2.5 years old."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 94,000


(5/54)  CEO


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

Some College, 20+ years: "Founder and CEO. Handling the corporations all issues."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 96,000


(4/54)  CEO


 Posted: 06 Sep 2017

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Chief Executive officer and presdient."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 155,000


(3/54)  DIGITAL MARKETER


 Posted: 25 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "To assist in moving the prospect from one stage of the customer journey to the next."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(2/54)  CEO


 Posted: 16 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Entrepreneur/Founder. Business development, sales, forward planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(1/54)  CEO


 Posted: 18 Jul 2017

Some College, 20+ years: "Establish and run new businesses. Sub contract out for a fee and use the monthly royalties to establish other new businesses."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 275,000


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