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CHIME: Children’s hospital CIOs earn highest base salary
Modern Healthcare

Chief information officers at children’s hospitals tend to have higher salaries than peers at other healthcare institutions, according to data from the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives.

Senior healthcare IT executives, including CIOs, from children’s hospitals made an average salary of $309,028 in 2018, according to CHIME. That compares to the $287,385 average salary earned by executives from academic medical centers, as well as the overall average base salary of $235,806 across organization types.