Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a CTO make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$186,163 / yrTotal Pay
$157,639 / yrBase Pay
$28,524 / yrAdditional Pay

$186,163

 / yr
$89K$501K
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The estimated total pay for a CTO is $186,163 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $157,639 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 $28,524 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 Cto?

Some related job titles are Chief Technology Officer Salaries with median pay of $194,082, SVP Salaries with median pay of $344,306, Chief Information Officer Salaries with median pay of $200,751, CIO Salaries with median pay of $169,158.

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

CTO

$158,249

 /yr
Range: $152K - $207K

$152K

$207K

$151,586 - $207,122 Range

Amazon
3.8

$202K

$256K

$201,580 - $256,157 Range

LiveWatch Security
4.0

$98K

$136K

$98,245 - $135,593 Range

Givv

CTO
About 

$198K -$241K

$198K

$241K

$198,376 - $240,831 Range

Integrated Information Services
3.5

$151K

$204K

$150,934 - $203,836 Range

Connect Now
About 

$131K -$193K

$131K

$193K

$130,639 - $192,561 Range

Etsy
4.6

$156K

$300K

$155,513 - $299,733 Range

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Red Spot Interactive
3.4

$164K

$178K

$164,071 - $178,120 Range

Florida Department of Health
3.3

$143K

$155K

$143,037 - $155,061 Range

Publicis Groupe
3.8

$11K

$12K

$10,866 - $11,685 Range

About 

$170K -$186K

$170K

$186K

$169,781 - $185,773 Range

4.6
About 

$260K -$283K

$260K

$283K

$259,948 - $283,220 Range

About 

$90K -$98K

$90K

$98K

$90,028 - $97,997 Range

Powertek
3.6

$232K

$250K

$231,918 - $249,569 Range

IDEO
4.0

IDEO

CTO
About 

$241K -$263K

$241K

$263K

$240,919 - $262,664 Range

About 

$130K -$143K

$130K

$143K

$130,315 - $142,899 Range

RWC Group
3.7

$71K

$77K

$70,909 - $76,831 Range

$113K

$123K

$112,740 - $122,878 Range

Tricension
3.0
About 

$199K -$214K

$199K

$214K

$199,043 - $213,778 Range

About 

$185K -$201K

$185K

$201K

$185,275 - $201,455 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in United States of America

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$290,000

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8 days ago by a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with more than 15 years of experience

$160,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 10 to 14 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with more than 15 years of experience

$200,000

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

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$105,000

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11 days ago by a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a CTO salaries

The national average salary for a CTO is $167,994 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a CTO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 146 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CTO employees.

The highest salary for a CTO in United States is $295,665 per year.

The lowest salary for a CTO in United States is $95,453 per year.

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