How much does a Chief R & D Officer make in the United States? The average Chief R & D Officer salary in the United States is $310,000 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $254,200 and $407,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Chief R & D Officer maintains an organization's competitive position and profitability by formulating research and development programs, policies, and procedures. Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Being a Chief R & D Officer may require a master's degree. Investigates and identifies new technologies that align the organization development. In addition, Chief R & D Officer typically reports to top management. The Chief R & D Officer manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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