Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a CTO make in San Francisco, CA Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$207,741 / yrTotal Pay
$175,602 / yrBase Pay
$32,139 / yrAdditional Pay

$207,741

 / yr
$102K$550K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a CTO is $207,741 per year in the San Francisco, CA Area area, with an average salary of $175,602 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 $32,139 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 $214,852, SVP Salaries with median pay of $345,786, Chief Information Officer Salaries with median pay of $217,295, CIO Salaries with median pay of $184,355.

What are total pay estimates for a Cto at different companies in San Francisco, CA Area?

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Quantcast
3.9
Chief Technology OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$270,841

 / yr
Google
4.5
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 2 salaries from this location

$244,025

 / yr
Cloudmark
3.5
Chief Technology OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$263,112

 / yr

$212,691

 / yr

$209,517

 / yr
SINAI
5.0
Chief Technology OfficerSee 1 salary from this location

$205,749

 / yr
FatRedCouch
2.3
Chief Technology OfficerSee 1 salary from this location

$244,220

 / yr

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4.0
Chief Technology OfficerSee 1 salary from this location

$248,148

 / yr

$240,263

 / yr
interviewstream
2.9
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 1 salary from this location

$224,678

 / yr
Entelo
4.4
Chief Technology OfficerSee 1 salary from this location

$254,457

 / yr

$187,061

 / yr
Fortunately
5.0
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 1 salary from this location

$226,041

 / yr
UnifiedNoise
5.0
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 1 salary from this location

$230,396

 / yr
Inovia
4.7
Chief Technology OfficerSee 1 salary from this location

$237,960

 / yr
Lattice
5.0
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 1 salary from this location

$227,743

 / yr

$220,487

 / yr

$255,237

 / yr

$230,055

 / yr
Independent
4.3
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)See 1 salary from this location

$222,851

 / yr
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Recent cto Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 10-14 years

$225,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 4-6 years

$250,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 1-3 years

$300,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago
Chief Technology Officer

San Francisco, CA

 | 1-3 years

$200,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 15+ years

$201,900

/yr

Submitted5 days ago

15+ years
5 days ago
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 1-3 years

$85,000

/yr

Submitted6 days ago

1-3 years
6 days ago
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 15+ years

$200,000

/yr

Submitted6 days ago

15+ years
6 days ago
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

San Francisco, CA

 | 15+ years

$338,750

/yr

$289K | $50K

Submitted7 days ago

15+ years
7 days ago

CTO pay FAQ in San Francisco, CA Area

The average salary for a CTO is $175,602 per year in San Francisco, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 243 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CTO employees in San Francisco, CA Area.

The highest salary for a CTO in San Francisco, CA Area is $315,702 per year.

The lowest salary for a CTO in San Francisco, CA Area is $97,675 per year.

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