Business Manager in Seattle Salary

A big portion of take-home pay for Business Managers in Seattle, Wash. — a little over a half, in fact — arrives through commissions. This profession's median overall income is approximately $77K. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to most, and the greater part earn vision coverage. Female Seattle Business Managers are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (68 percent) are women. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$53,379 - $111,539
$53K
$74K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,866
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$20.35 - $33.28
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MEDIAN: $27.22
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,379 - $111,539  
   
Bonus
$1,982 - $20,608  
Profit Sharing
$350.00  
Commission
$40,000  
Total Pay (?
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$49,389 - $127,308  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$27.22  
   
Overtime
$49.13  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,982 - $20,608  
   
Commission
$40,000  
Profit Sharing
$350.00  
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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$49,389 - $127,308  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Business Manager

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $70K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $89K. Seattle Business Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $70K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $71K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

Key Stats for Business Manager

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Business Manager Salaries

▲16%

National Average
$77,000

▼8%

Entry-Level
▼9%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Business Manager Salaries

Performance Analysis
▲11%

Financial Analysis
▲10%

National Average
$77,000

Problem Solving
▼8%


Project Management
▼18%



Human Resources
▼20%

▼21%

Microsoft Excel
▼21%

Microsoft Word
▼21%

Microsoft Office
▼22%

Office Management
▼23%

Customer Service
▼23%

Financial Reporting
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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