It pays to be in the C-suite
Unsurprisingly, the highest paid salaries were among C-suite respondents where the average yearly income was a healthy $380k. In addition to this some of the highest earners in the study earned up to $2.2 million a year. In comparison, directors and VPs annually earned an average of $135k and $230k respectively. Moreover, 40% of the top earning CIOs had been in the role for over 4 years.
Being VP isn’t satisfaction guaranteed