Executive Officer Salary in the United States

How much does an Executive Officer make in the United States? The average Executive Officer salary in the United States is $91,736 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $75,152 and $108,801. 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. 

Salary range for a Executive Officer
$75,152 to $108,801
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What is an Executive Officer?

An Executive Officer (CCE) is generally a person responsible for running an organization, although the exact nature of the role varies depending on the organization. In many militaries, an Executive Officer, or "XO", is the second-in-command, reporting to the commanding officer. The XO is typically responsible for the management of day-to-day activities, freeing the commander to concentrate on strategy and planning the unit's next move....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for Executive Officer
Step By Step, Inc. -
The President/CEO is directly accountable to the Board of Directors and duly-elected officers. Position responsibilities include: * Overall administrative and leadership responsibilities, including ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Vistage Michigan -
Vistage CEO coaches-known as Chairs-are an exclusive group of advisers. Vistage Chairs help to guide high-integrity CEO's and senior executives to become better leaders, and deliver better results by ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Family Bridges, Inc. -
The current CEO is retiring after almost 30 years of expanding and deepening the services and impact of Family Bridges, so it is a well-known and respected organization. Family Bridges is looking for ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Alison Brown Placement Specialists, LLC -
You will own the CEO's calendar and prioritization; you'll partner with the Chief of Staff to make sure the CEO is always prepared with meeting info and that inbound requests are handled ...
LinkedIn - 10 days ago
LeadingAge Indiana -
The President/CEO is responsible for the overall management of the association and assisting the Board of Directors with developing and implementing the strategic direction of the association. He/she ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy -
The Executive Director serves as the chief executive officer of the organization, reporting to the Board of Directors. The Executive Director is responsible for the overall leadership and management ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
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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 Executive Officer in the United States. The base salary for Executive Officer ranges from $75,152 to $108,801 with the average base salary of $91,736. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $77,850 to $112,662 with the average total cash compensation of $95,889.

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