The average salary for a Small Business Owner / Operator is C$54,045 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job.

C$24,053 - C$128,750
C$24K
C$54K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$54,045
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50%
90%

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C$16.38 - C$82.43
C$16
C$26
C$82
MEDIAN: C$25.76
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Salary
C$24,053 - C$128,750  
   
Bonus
C$503 - C$114,229  
Profit Sharing
C$5,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$24,451 - C$157,078  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$30C$60C$90
Hourly Rate
C$16.38 - C$82.43  
   
Hourly Tips
C$4.05  
Overtime
C$34.44  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Bonus
C$503 - C$114,229  
   
Profit Sharing
C$5,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$24,451 - C$157,078  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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Pay by Experience Level for Small Business Owner / Operator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Small Business Owner / Operator Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Small Business Owner / Operator?

Small Business Owner / Operator in Vancouver:
"Hands On Experience Trumps A Degree."
Go out on your own once you've had a few steady clients. Take small risks. Fund good people to help you with the work is key. Avoid partnerships. Don't give away trade secrets.

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Key Stats for Small Business Owner / Operator

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Small Business Owner / Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
C$55,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼27%

Skills That Affect Small Business Owner / Operator Salaries

Operations Management
▲11%

National Average
C$55,000

Human Resources
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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