Director of Operations in San Diego, California Salary

Directors of Operations in San Diego can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $104K) surpassing six figures annually. Male Directors of Operations in San Diego, Calif. are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 52 percent of the field. Job satisfaction for San Diego Directors of Operations is high. While some workers in this profession — nearly one in five — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$56,008 - $152,845
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MEDIAN: $103,706
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$22.40 - $82.41
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MEDIAN: $29.03
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Salary
$56,008 - $152,845  
   
Bonus
$1,001 - $29,696  
Profit Sharing
$9,000  
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$57,050 - $168,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 137
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Hourly Rate
$22.40 - $82.41  
   
Overtime
$45.93  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,001 - $29,696  
   
Profit Sharing
$9,000  
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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$57,050 - $168,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Operations

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


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $77K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $95K. After one to two decades on the job, professionals can reap plentiful salaries that average out to the six-figure sum of $125K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $128K.

Key Stats for Director of Operations

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Director of Operations Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲19%

National Average
$105,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Skills That Affect Director of Operations Salaries

Six Sigma Black Belt
▲31%


National Average
$105,000

People Management
▼6%

Project Management
▼8%

Budget Management
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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