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Chief Executive Officer Salary
in Austin, Texas

$415,937 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Executive Officer is $415,937 a year and $200 an hour in Austin, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Executive Officer is between $252,615 and $699,876. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Executive Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Austin, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, develops, establishes, and oversees interpretation and implementation of policies and objectives of organization in accordance with board directives and corporation charter.
  • Responsible for the profitability of the entire organization.
  • Holds position of the top executive and principal organization leader in the organization.
  • This position is distinguished from others in that it is the top ranking executive and, in most cases, is the highest paid executive in the organization.
Chief Executive Officer Job Prevalence in Austin, Texas, United States

Job family: Chief Executives

Job family population: 210,160

Estimated population of Chief Executive Officer jobs: 53,736

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Austin, Texas

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Description: Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties. It is the 11th-most populous city in the United States and the 4th-most populous city in Texas. It is also the fastest growing large city in the United States, the second most populous state capital after Phoenix, Arizona, and the southernmost state capital in the contiguous United States. As of the U.S. Census Bureau's July 1, 2018 estimate, Austin had a population of 964,254 up from 790,491 at the 2010 census. The city is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock...

Chief Executive Officer Job Listings for Austin, Texas

Chief Executive Officer
Jun 5
Austin, TX, USA
Southwest Key Programs
We are looking for President/CEO to lead our national nonprofit organization focused on children. The organization has been operating for over 30 years and has grown from a small startup to a leader ...
Chief Operating Officer - COO
May 29
Austin, TX, USA
United energy workers
Position Summary: The Chief Operating Officer is a leadership position responsible for the ... This is an exciting opportunity for a home health operations executive to leave their footprint on ...
Jun 15
Austin, TX, USA
United States Army Futures Command
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, AFC ===== ##### Department of the Army United States Army Futures Command ... Executive - ##### Pay scale & grade ES 00 - ##### Salary $127,914 to $192,300 per year This ...
Chief Financial Officer
Jun 4
Austin, TX, USA
Texas Tribune, Inc.
You will report to our CEO and work closely with our Board of Directors. You need to be comfortable being held accountable and holding others accountable for financial process improvements ...
Chief Financial Officer
Jun 10
Texas Emergency Services Retirement System
... CFO works under the general direction of the ... Executive Director, and is responsible for: managing the system's financial and investment ...
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