How much does a Chief Real Estate Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Real Estate Officer salary in the United States is $262,520 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $217,540 and $340,050. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Stateside Residential Real Estate Team - Falls Church, VA

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The Chief Real Estate Officer evaluates new property to ensure it meets the needs of the organization. Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's real estate activities, including land/building acquisitions, leasing, and site location. Being a Chief Real Estate Officer requires a bachelor's degree. Designs strategies to resolve real estate space issues; authorizes new property purchases or current expansion. In addition, Chief Real Estate Officer typically reports to top management. The Chief Real Estate 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 2022

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