Alternate Job Titles: Chief IT Officer, VP, Information Technology, Chief Information Technology Officer, Top Information Technology Executive, Top IT Officer
What is the average annual salary for Chief Information Technology Officer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Chief Information Technology Officer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Chief Information Technology Officer in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Information Technology Officer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chief Information Technology Officer in the United States is $241,836 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $241,836.
Establishes and directs the strategic long-term goals, policies and procedures for an information technology department. Determines an organization's long-term systems needs and any hardware acquisitions needed to accomplish the organization's business objectives. May require an advanced degree in a related area with at least 10 years of experience in the information technology field. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a CEO or COO.
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