Chief Technical Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Technical Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Technical Officer salary in the United States is $138,908 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $122,834 and $160,480. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Chief Technical Officer

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Job Openings for Chief Technical Officer
Twila True Collaborations - Newport Beach , CA
The Chief Information Officer will help accelerate the evolution of the company's technology ... technical capabilities, customer/partner requests, build-vs-buy, and competitive landscape
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) leads all aspects of enterprise-wide information ... This leader must be comfortable diving into technical details to solve challenges but also able to ...
Hirepurpose - 6 days ago
Cincinnati Christian Schools - Cincinnati , OH
... our next Chief Financial Officer to join our purpose driven team. If you are the person we are ... technical, organizational and interpersonal skills • Detail oriented • Capacity to work ...
Hiring Steps - 1 day ago
art partners group - Minneapolis , Minnesota
The CFO will serve as a business partner to members of the executive committee and ownership, to ... WHAT YOU LOVE TO DO Lead or mentor others toward team success High level technical accounting and ...
Jobtome - Today
Job Impulse, Inc. Auburn Hills - Auburn Hills , MI
Develops course instruction programs for all maintenance and technical related areas using his/her ... Job Requirements of a CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER: * Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Texas Property & Casualty Ins - Austin , TX
Provides technical guidance regarding, and directs the selection and implementation of, various ...  CFO, by October 21, 2019 for consideration. Contacts for Questions: Virda Rhem, Director of HR ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago