2. Chief Marketing Officers
What They Do: Chief marketing officers are responsible for overseeing the planning, development and execution of their company’s marketing and advertising initiatives. They report directly to the chief executive officer and it is their job to generate revenue through successful marketing.
What They Earn: CMOs are one of only two professions on the list to earn over the 200k mark. On average, they make about AED 1,140,000 (£240,245) per year.
How to Become One: To enter this profession, you’ll typically need at least an undergraduate degree in marketing, sales or similar, as well as extensive experience in a managerial role.