Careers Slideshow: Top CIO Salaries: Western U.S.

By Brian P. Watson  |  Posted 08-21-2009

Top CIO Salaries: Western U.S.

Wondering how much the top dog in the IT shop makes? KForce, a technology staffing firm with 41 offices across the U.S., asked its consultants for the going rate for CIO base salaries in various cities. Here's what they say about the western portion of the U.S.

Top CIO Salaries: Western U.S.

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Los Angeles, CA$285,300

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Orange County, CA$285,300

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San Jose, CA$258,000

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San Francisco, CA$250,000

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Houston, TX$233,400

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San Diego, CA$216,100

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Dallas, TX$207,500

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Austin, TX$199,200

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Salt Lake City, UT$190,000

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Denver, CO$186,800

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Seattle, WA$185,000

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Phoenix, AZ$178,500

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Portland, OR$155,600

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