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Business owner salary in United States

How much does a Business Owner make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $17.80
Low $8.42
High $37.65
Profit sharing
$110per year

The average salary for a business owner is $17.80 per hour in the United States and $110 profit sharing per year.1.3k salaries reported, updated at October 1, 2023

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Top companies for Business Owners in United States

  1. Bank of America
    31,556 reviews5 salaries reported
    $26.53per hour
  2. $17.74per hour
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Highest paying cities for Business Owners near United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $26.10 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $24.58 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Tucson, AZ
    $23.47 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $18.06 per hour
    28 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $16.05 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $15.95 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. Fresno, CA
    $15.79 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. El Paso, TX
    $14.42 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $13.15 per hour
    17 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 224 ratings

73% of Business Owners in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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