Chief Information Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Information Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Information Officer salary in the United States is $121,086 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $80,234 and $145,738. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Chief Information Officer?

Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Digital Information Officer (CDIO) or Information Technology (IT) Director, is a job title commonly given to the most senior executive in an enterprise who works with information technology and computer systems in order to support enterprise goals. Typically, the CIO reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer, but may also report to the Chief Operating Officer or Chief Financial Officer. In military organizations, they report to the Commanding Officer. The role of Chief Information Officer was first defined in 1981 by William R. Synnott, former Sen...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Information Officer in the United States. The base salary for Chief Information Officer ranges from $80,234 to $145,738 with the average base salary of $121,086. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $153,528 to $276,005 with the average total cash compensation of $229,600.

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