Vice President Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$157,000
$117,000
Min 10%
$157,000
Median 50%
$211,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Macquarie Holdings
Highest Paying City
Arlington, VA
Highest Paying State
Virginia
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a vice president make?
The national average salary for a Vice President in the United States is $157,531 per year or $75.74 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $211,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $117,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Vice Presidents are in Finance companies and Health Care companies. The best states for high paying Vice President jobs are Virginia, Idaho, Delaware, Tennessee, and New York. Most Vice Presidents spend 4.2 years in the position.

Average Vice President Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Vice President in the USA is $157,531 annually or $75.74 hourly. Working in Arlington, VA as a Vice President will pay you the highest wages at around $268,552 per year. Even an entry-level Vice President makes $144,000 per year in Arlington, VA. Virginia, Idaho, Delaware, Tennessee, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Vice Presidents. The lowest earning states are Utah, Missouri, Mississippi, Kentucky, and Wisconsin.
City
Average Salary

Map of Vice President Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Vice Presidents earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Vice President Salary By Company

Vice Presidents report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Vice Presidents are in Finance companies and Health Care companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Vice Presidents are Macquarie Holdings and Security Finance. Companies like Apple and Symantec also report very competitive wages for Vice Presidents.
Company
Average Salary
$204,447
$204k
$203,163
$203k
$203,139
$203k
$200,621
$201k
$196,679
$197k

Average Vice President Pay By Industry

Wages for Vice Presidents can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Health Care companies, and Media companies pay higher-than-average wages for Vice Presidents. Finance companies pay Vice Presidents an average salary of $159,936, Health Care companies pay $158,296, and Media companys come in at $154,045. The types of companies that pay Vice Presidents the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $148,922.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$159,936
$160k
Health Care
Health Care
$158,296
$158k
Media
Media
$154,045
$154k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$148,922
$149k

Vice President Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Vice President Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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$150,000
$150,000
Interior Talent
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$125,000
$125,000
Affinity
Affinity
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$170,000
$170,000
Job Juncture
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New York, NY
New York, NY
03/31/2020
03/31/2020
$170,000
$170,000
Affinity
Affinity
Vice President Long Term Care
Vice President Long Term Care
New York, NY
New York, NY
03/31/2020
03/31/2020
$170,000
$170,000
Vice President Long Term Care
Vice President Long Term Care
03/28/2020
03/28/2020
$170,000
$170,000
Miami Dade College
Miami Dade College
Campus Vice President, MDC Online
Campus Vice President, MDC Online
Miami, FL
Miami, FL
03/26/2020
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$124,042
$124,042
ESR Healthcare
ESR Healthcare
Vice President of Distribution Merced, CA REC
Vice President of Distribution Merced, CA REC
03/18/2020
03/18/2020
$100,000
$100,000
Robert Half
Robert Half
Vice President of Accounting
Vice President of Accounting
Austin, TX
Austin, TX
03/13/2020
03/13/2020
$120,000
$120,000
Vice President of Reentry Services
Vice President of Reentry Services
03/12/2020
03/12/2020
$90,000
$90,000