CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$156,000
$87,000
Min 10%
$156,000
Median 50%
$278,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
MetLife
Highest Paying City
Eden Prairie, MN
Highest Paying State
Michigan
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a chief information officer make?
Chief Information Officers in the US make on average $156,450 annually or $75.22 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $278,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $87,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Chief Information Officer jobs are Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Illinois. The typical tenure for a Chief Information Officer is 4.3 years.

Average Chief Information Officer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Chief Information Officer makes. Most Chief Information Officer jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Chief Information Officers at MetLife and Omni Hotels & Resorts report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Cisco Systems or American CyberSystems, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Chief Information Officers.

Average Chief Information Officer Salary By Location

As a Chief Information Officer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $156,450 per year or $75.22 per hour. The top city when it comes to Chief Information Officer salaries is Eden Prairie, MN at $177,543 per year. Even as an entry-level Chief Information Officer, you will make $83,000 per year in Eden Prairie, MN. The highest earning states when it comes to Chief Information Officer salaries are Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Illinois. On the other hand, Arizona, Alaska, Hawaii, Oklahoma, and Florida report the lowest wages for Chief Information Officers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Eden Prairie, MN
$177,543
2
Granger, IN
$168,149
3
Chicago, IL
$166,463
4
Pittsburgh, PA
$161,511
5
Reno, NV
$156,838

Average Chief Information Officer Salary By Industry

Chief Information Officer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Manufacturing companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Chief Information Officers. Salaries for Chief Information Officers in Hospitality companies average $161,146 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Finance companies pay $160,169 and $158,725, respectively. At $151,591, the average salary for Chief Information Officers in the Professional industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$161,146
2
Manufacturing
$160,169
3
Finance
$158,725
4
Internet
$158,458
5
Health Care
$156,404

RECENTLY ADDED Chief Information Officer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kinetic Staffing, LLC
Chief Information Officer
10/31/2019
$110,000
YMCA
Chief Information Officer
10/31/2019
$110,000
YMCA of The Rockies
Chief Information Officer
10/31/2019
$110,000
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Chief Information Officer
10/30/2019
$171,001
MSP Metropolitan Council
Chief Information Officer
10/25/2019
$152,003
10/25/2019
$127,914
Washington State
Chief Information Officer
10/24/2019
$132,000
Farmingdale State College
Chief Information Officer
10/19/2019
$135,000
Metropolitan Council
Chief Information Officer
10/18/2019
$152,003
Goddard Space Flight Center
Chief Information Officer
10/18/2019
$177,801
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