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Operations manager salary in United States

How much does an Operations Manager make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $72,353
Low $43,613
High $120,031
Profit sharing
$7,500per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a operations manager is $72,353 per year in the United States and $7,500 profit sharing per year.24.8k salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Top companies for Operations Managers in United States

  1. Google
    5,095 reviews24 salaries reported
    $152,651per year
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Highest paying cities for Operations Managers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $84,653 per year
    598 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $80,661 per year
    289 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $79,677 per year
    340 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $78,432 per year
    356 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $76,083 per year
    249 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $72,991 per year
    366 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $72,836 per year
    265 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $72,164 per year
    160 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $71,368 per year
    188 salaries reported
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Where can an Operations Manager earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Operations Managers

Top licenses
Licensed Pharmacist
Top skills
Microsoft Exchange
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Most common benefits for Operations Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 3,311 ratings

63% of Operations Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Average $73,951 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Operations Manager

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