Chief Executive Officer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

How much does a Chief Executive Officer make in Boston, MA? The average Chief Executive Officer salary in Boston, MA is $907,060 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $699,406 and $1,127,725. 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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Job Description

Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the short and long-term profitability and growth of the company. Organizes leadership and staff to meet strategic goals. Being a Chief Executive Officer ensures appropriate governance and controls. Identifies and delivers value to stakeholders. Additionally, Chief Executive Officer may require an advanced degree or its equivalent. Responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Defines corporate vision and strategy establishes company direction and focus. Executes multiple high impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals. To be a Chief Executive Officer typically requires 15+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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