Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Chief Information Officer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$209,645 / yrTotal Pay
$179,384 / yrBase Pay
$30,260 / yrAdditional Pay

$209,645

 / yr
$60K$883K
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The estimated total pay for a Chief Information Officer is $209,645 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $179,384 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $30,260 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Chief Information Officer?

Some related job titles are Chief Information Security Officer Salaries with median pay of $205,300, Chief Operating Officer Salaries with median pay of $205,582, CIO Salaries with median pay of $209,820, Deputy CIO Salaries with median pay of $201,254.

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US Army
3.8

US Army

Chief Information Officer

$156,484

 /yr
Range: $97K - $189K

$97K

$189K

$96,838 - $188,595 Range

US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Chief Information Officer

$176,271

 /yr
Range: $152K - $193K

$152K

$193K

$151,588 - $193,376 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Chief Information Officer

$137,972

 /yr
Range: $53K - $193K

$53K

$193K

$52,936 - $193,000 Range

Learning Resources
3.4

Learning Resources

Chief Information Officer

$214,377

 /yr
Range: $211K - $217K

$211K

$217K

$211,270 - $217,484 Range

State of Louisiana
3.4

State of Louisiana

Chief Information Officer

$64,607

 /yr
Range: $57K - $65K

$57K

$65K

$57,027 - $64,607 Range

Napoleon Perdis
3.2

Napoleon Perdis

Chief Information Officer
About 

$225K -$255K

$225K

$255K

$225,331 - $255,160 Range

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
3.5

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Chief Information Officer - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

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Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Chief Information Officer

$259K

$332K

$259,169 - $332,407 Range

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
3.3

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Chief Information Officer

$113K

$144K

$113,190 - $143,641 Range

Inland Empire Health Plan
3.9

Inland Empire Health Plan

Chief Information Officer

$343K

$388K

$342,966 - $388,267 Range

U.S. Department of Transportation
4.3

U.S. Department of Transportation

Chief Information Officer

$173K

$185K

$172,698 - $185,069 Range

BrightStarr
3.1

BrightStarr

Chief Information Officer

$234K

$254K

$234,211 - $253,702 Range

Purelife
4.1

Purelife

Chief Information Officer
About 

$107K -$147K

$107K

$147K

$107,311 - $147,342 Range

Washoe County
4.0

Washoe County

Chief Information Officer

$158K

$172K

$157,794 - $172,444 Range

State of Oregon
3.7

State of Oregon

Chief Information Officer - Monthly

$8K

$16K

$7,617 - $16,400 Range

United Natural Foods
3.3

United Natural Foods

Chief Information Officer

$538K

$718K

$537,742 - $718,324 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

$174K

$243K

$174,376 - $243,348 Range

Suny Delhi
3.8

Suny Delhi

Chief Information Officer

$110K

$121K

$109,562 - $121,011 Range

Health IT 2 Business Solutions
5.0

Health IT 2 Business Solutions

Chief Information Officer
About 

$161K -$174K

$161K

$174K

$161,238 - $173,671 Range

Commonwealth of Massachusetts
3.7

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Chief Information Officer

$117K

$138K

$117,027 - $138,230 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for EVP/CIO in United States of America

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$250,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$50,000/yr

9 days ago by a EVP/CIO with more than 15 years of experience

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 10 to 14 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$84,000/yr

9 days ago by a Fullstack Developer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$130,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with more than 15 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$185,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 4 to 6 years of experience

$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$155,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Chief Information Officer (CIO) with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Chief Information Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Chief Information Officer is $158,305 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Chief Information Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 294 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Information Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Chief Information Officer in United States is $297,778 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Information Officer in United States is $84,158 per year.

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