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The average chief executive officer (ceo) salary in District of Columbia, United States is $457,160 or an hourly rate of $220. This is 9% higher (+$36,674) than the average chief executive officer (ceo) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $333,681.
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An entry level chief executive officer (ceo) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $323,694. On the other end, a senior level chief executive officer (ceo) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $782,262.

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Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

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