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CTO Salary

$217,760 (USD)

Average Salary

$105/hr

Average Hourly

$34,950

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a CTO is $217,760 a year and $105 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a CTO is between $147,983 and $274,699. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a CTO. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Heads all aspects of the organization's technological development, and oversees all technical aspects and technological resources, working with Executive Management for the purpose of organizational growth.
  • Directs the organization's strategic direction, design, development, acquisition, implementation, and future growth; and directs division employees to attain the goals established in the organization's strategic plan.
  • Identifies opportunities and risks, and establishes technical vision.
CTO Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Computer and Information Systems Managers

Job family population: 391,430

Estimated population of CTO jobs: 80,458

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$252,444
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

CTO Job Listings for United States

Director of Technology (Virtual CIO)
Dec 5
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Inverselogic
... works with CFO to negotiate with all IT equipment and service vendors to obtain best pricing. · Approves purchases of technology equipment and software in accordance with Agency policies. · ...
Director Of Technology
Nov 18
us
REVANT OPTICS
About the Role Reporting to the CEO, the Director of Technology will be responsible for identifying and executing a technology strategy that supports the company's growth and expansion with a stable ...
Director of IT - Houston, TX
Nov 23
Houston, Texas, USA
Cenikor Foundation
... CFO. * Ensure completion of Big 5 performance management tool for IT staff by the required ... r IMPORTANT NOTES: EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER DRUG FREE WORKPLACE
Chief Software Architect
Oct 4
Mountain View, United States
Aera Technology
This highly visible role is based in our Mountain View, CA office and will report to Aera's Founder and CTO. Please note: We are interested in considering every qualified candidate who is eligible to ...
IT Director
Nov 26
Santa Rosa, United States
California Human Development
... CEO and is a member of the executive team. EDUCATION: A. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or sufficient experience to perform essential duties EXPERIENCE: A. Minimum 5 years ...

The average pay for a CTO is $217,760 a year and $105 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a CTO is between $147,983 and $274,699. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a CTO. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Director of Technology (Virtual CIO)
Dec 5
Los Angeles, CA, USA
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... works with CFO to negotiate with all IT equipment and service vendors to obtain best pricing. · Approves purchases of technology equipment and software in accordance with Agency policies. · ...
Director Of Technology
Nov 18
us
REVANT OPTICS
About the Role Reporting to the CEO, the Director of Technology will be responsible for identifying and executing a technology strategy that supports the company's growth and expansion with a stable ...
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