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Director of operations salary in United States

How much does a Director of Operations make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $90,430
Low $52,800
High $154,879
Profit sharing
$12,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a director of operations is $90,430 per year in the United States and $12,000 profit sharing per year.8.3k salaries reported, updated at September 13, 2022

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Highest paying cities for Director of Operationses near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $117,578 per year
    288 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $108,339 per year
    123 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $107,191 per year
    191 salaries reported
  1. Chicago, IL
    $101,106 per year
    151 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $100,950 per year
    148 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $98,668 per year
    93 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $96,770 per year
    95 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $96,156 per year
    69 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $94,928 per year
    100 salaries reported
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Where can a Director of Operations earn more?

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Most common benefits for Director of Operationses

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,134 ratings

72% of Director of Operationses in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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