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How much does a Chief Executive Officer CEO make?

Updated Sep 27, 2021

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$164,631 /yr
Average Base Pay

7,130 salaries

$70K

Low

$165K

Average

$389K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Chief Executive Officer CEO is $164,631 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Chief Executive Officer CEO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7130 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chief Executive Officer CEO employees.

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Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

President

$103,564

 /yr
Range: $35K - $563K
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$35K

$563K

$35,338 - $562,694 Range

Waiig

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

$211,745

 /yr
Range: $63K - $474K

$63K

$474K

$63,209 - $474,268 Range

Self
4.6

Self

President

$105,314

 /yr
Range: $22K - $527K

$22K

$527K

$22,346 - $526,572 Range

Self Employment & Entrepreneur Development Society
4.4

$57K

$3M

$57,194 - $2,885,644 Range

Digital Avenues
4.1

Digital Avenues

Chief Executive Officer

$157,162

 /yr
Range: $5K - $372K

$5K

$372K

$5,320 - $372,428 Range

Sprint
3.4

Sprint

President

$210,372

 /yr
Range: $172K - $282K

$172K

$282K

$171,693 - $281,755 Range

California Conservation Corps
3.7

California Conservation Corps

President/Chief Executive Officer

$173,657

 /yr
Range: $86K - $470K

$86K

$470K

$85,592 - $470,343 Range

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Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Chief Executive Officer

$157,518

 /yr
Range: $80K - $500K

$80K

$500K

$80,000 - $500,000 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

$135,000

 /yr
Range: $38K - $603K

$38K

$603K

$37,982 - $602,887 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Chief Executive Officer

$139,898

 /yr
Range: $88K - $195K

$88K

$195K

$88,109 - $195,036 Range

Townsquare Media
3.5

Townsquare Media

President

$130,793

 /yr
Range: $124K - $173K

$124K

$173K

$123,924 - $173,047 Range

Self Employment & Entrepreneur Development Society
4.4

Self Employment & Entrepreneur Development Society

Chief Executive Officer

$90,777

 /yr
Range: $29K - $262K

$29K

$262K

$28,834 - $262,171 Range

CEI
3.9

CEI

President

$193,704

 /yr
Range: $194K - $216K

$194K

$216K

$193,704 - $215,568 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Chief Executive Officer

$269,782

 /yr
Range: $86K - $2M

$86K

$2M

$85,820 - $2,224,166 Range

4.4

Self-employed

President

$179,759

 /yr
Range: $37K - $255K

$37K

$255K

$36,979 - $254,756 Range

Virginia College
2.7

Virginia College

President

$161,084

 /yr
Range: $156K - $164K

$156K

$164K

$155,588 - $164,216 Range

4.2

Self Employed Chicago

President

$155,931

 /yr
Range: $102K - $535K

$102K

$535K

$101,903 - $534,988 Range

Self
4.6

Self

Chief Executive Officer

$84,251

 /yr
Range: $33K - $211K

$33K

$211K

$32,600 - $210,629 Range

Myself
4.6

Myself

Chief Executive Officer

$75,141

 /yr
Range: $38K - $214K

$38K

$214K

$38,094 - $214,190 Range

SnapPower

Chief Executive Officer

$135,791

 /yr
Range: $129K - $136K

$129K

$136K

$128,813 - $135,791 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Chief Executive Officer CEO salaries

The national average salary for a Chief Executive Officer CEO is $164,631 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Chief Executive Officer CEO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7130 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Executive Officer CEO employees.

The highest salary for a Chief Executive Officer CEO in United States is $389,426 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Executive Officer CEO in United States is $69,598 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent chief executive officer ceo salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$280,000
per year
A CEO-Founder in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $280,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Reserve
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$100,000
per year
A Chief Executive Officer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$300,000
per year
A Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $300,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$100,000
per year
A CEO-Founder in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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