Mid-Career Director of Operations Salary

The average Mid-Career Director of Operations can expect to rake in roughly $81K per year. Total cash compensation for Mid-Career Directors of Operations runs from around $48K to approximately $139K, including potential for up to $25K each from bonuses and profit sharing, with a few receiving commissions as high as $36K. Male Mid-Career Directors of Operations are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 57 percent of the field. A fair number enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,495 - $126,898
$48K
$81K
$130K
MEDIAN: $80,827
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$14.40 - $39.44
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$23
$39
MEDIAN: $23.40
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$0$138K
Salary $48,495 - $126,898
Bonus $789 - $25,292
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $24,832
Commission $1,939 - $35,745
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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$47,732 - $138,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,557
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $14.40 - $39.44
Overtime $0.00 - $52.17
Annual Data $0$138K
Bonus $789 - $25,292
Commission $1,939 - $35,745
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $24,832
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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$47,732 - $138,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 189

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $82,885

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 41 percent, Mid-Career Directors of Operations in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Mid-Career Directors of Operations will also find cushy salaries in New York (+24 percent), Houston (+20 percent), Atlanta (+19 percent), and Chicago (+18 percent). In Denver, salaries are 8 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Workers in Miami and Dallas earn less than others in this profession; their salaries fall short of the national average by 5 percent.

Key Stats for Director of Operations

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 593 votes.
5-9 years
65%
10-19 years
35%
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Skills That Affect Director of Operations Salaries

Leadership
▲17%

Process Improvement
▲17%

Strategic Planning
▲14%

Team Leadership
▲8%

Financial Analysis
▲4%

Data Analysis
▲4%

People Management
▲3%


Budget Management
▼0%

National Average
$83,000

Logistics
▼1%


Strategic Project Management
▼3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼10%

Human Resources
▼17%

Accounting
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 593 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 19%
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