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Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Salary

How much does a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

$130,802 (USD)/yr

$63 (USD)/hr

$12,138 (USD)/yr

$129,024 (USD)/yr

$62 (USD)/hr

$12,138 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming. Excludes “Computer Occupations" (15-1111 through 15-1199).
The average chief technology officer (cto) salary in United States is $130,802 or an equivalent hourly rate of $63. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $12,138. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$90,619 (USD)

$162,875 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$151,636 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Chief Technology Officer (CTO) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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