How much does a Chief Technology Officer make?

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$169,811 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,272 salaries

$97K

Low

$170K

Average

$298K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Chief Technology Officer is $169,811 in United States. Filter by location to see Chief Technology Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,272 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chief Technology Officer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Chief Technology Officer$169,811 /yr
L3
Deputy Chief Technology Officer$142,466 /yr
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IBM
3.9

IBM

Chief Technology Officer

$274,794

 /yr
Range: $159K - $822K
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$159K

$822K

$158,560 - $822,489 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Chief Technology Officer

$112,475

 /yr
Range: $36K - $175K

$36K

$175K

$35,541 - $174,509 Range

AKUNA CAPITAL
3.4

AKUNA CAPITAL

Chief Technology Officer

$290,939

 /yr
Range: $115K - $293K

$115K

$293K

$115,263 - $293,437 Range

www.undercovertourist.com
4.3

www.undercovertourist.com

Chief Technology Officer

$176,407

 /yr
Range: $175K - $176K

$175K

$176K

$175,194 - $176,407 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

Chief Technology Officer

$189,415

 /yr
Range: $164K - $275K

$164K

$275K

$163,731 - $274,794 Range

Fiserv
3.4

Fiserv

Chief Technology Officer

$246,395

 /yr
Range: $100K - $305K

$100K

$305K

$100,000 - $305,061 Range

Challenger Motor Freight
3.8

Challenger Motor Freight

Chief Technology Officer

$126,383

 /yr
Range: $126K - $126K

$126K

$126K

$126,383 - $126,383 Range

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Nowcom
3.9

Nowcom

Chief Technology Officer

$165,150

 /yr
Range: $161K - $195K

$161K

$195K

$161,494 - $194,659 Range

NICE
4.2

NICE

Chief Technology Officer

$354,037

 /yr
Range: $296K - $384K

$296K

$384K

$295,738 - $384,366 Range

Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Chief Technology Officer

$186,932

 /yr
Range: $130K - $198K

$130K

$198K

$130,189 - $198,237 Range

Harrison Trading Group

Chief Technology Officer

$190,558

 /yr
Range: $186K - $191K

$186K

$191K

$186,484 - $190,783 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Chief Technology Officer

$183,405

 /yr
Range: $145K - $203K

$145K

$203K

$145,184 - $203,461 Range

Humanism & Electronic Commerce
2.6

Humanism & Electronic Commerce

Chief Technology Officer

$353,462

 /yr
Range: $352K - $355K

$352K

$355K

$352,125 - $354,799 Range

Datran Media LLC
2.8

Datran Media LLC

Chief Technology Officer

$187,256

 /yr
Range: $187K - $187K

$187K

$187K

$187,256 - $187,256 Range

4.7

Jiko

Chief Technology Officer

$250,233

 /yr
Range: $211K - $290K

$211K

$290K

$210,723 - $289,744 Range

3i Group
3.7

3i Group

Chief Technology Officer

$172,962

 /yr
Range: $143K - $179K

$143K

$179K

$143,404 - $178,731 Range

HepaHope

HepaHope

Chief Technology Officer

$369,200

 /yr
Range: $246K - $369K

$246K

$369K

$246,133 - $369,200 Range

Nexus Management
1

Nexus Management

Chief Technology Officer

$228,939

 /yr
Range: $184K - $231K

$184K

$231K

$183,609 - $230,745 Range

Freeconferencecall.com
3.7

Freeconferencecall.com

Chief Technology Officer

$155,113

 /yr
Range: $154K - $177K

$154K

$177K

$153,690 - $176,608 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Chief Technology Officer

$313,327

 /yr
Range: $66K - $313K

$66K

$313K

$65,772 - $313,327 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$100,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$190,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Provo, UT Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$275,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $275,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Akron, OH Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Akron, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$300,000
per year
A Chief Technology Officer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $300,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private