The majority of Operations Managers in Houston, Texas — just under three-fifths — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $36K to $165K per year, and the median is $75K annually. Total cash compensation to Houston Operations Managers approaches anywhere from $36K on the lower end to $165K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $39K from bonuses and upwards of $25K from profit sharing. Making up 78 percent of those who took the survey, male Operations Managers in Houston greatly outnumber their female counterparts. While some workers in this profession — about one in four — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and over one-half have dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,150 - $144,471
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$75K
$140K
MEDIAN: $74,737
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$10.29 - $25.20
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Salary
$40,150 - $144,471  
   
Bonus
$153.19 - $39,149  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,000  
Commission
$5,087  
Total Pay (?
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$36,116 - $164,820  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 226
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Hourly Rate
$10.29 - $25.20  
   
Overtime
$14.44 - $40.25  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$153.19 - $39,149  
   
Commission
$5,087  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,000  
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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$36,116 - $164,820  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for General / Operations Manager

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


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Operations Managers in Houston. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $49K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $60K. Houston Operations Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $88K. 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 $104K.

Key Stats for General / Operations Manager

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects General / Operations Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

Experienced
up arrow 22%

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Entry-Level
up arrow 32%

Skills That Affect General / Operations Manager Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 100%

Sales Management
up arrow 80%

Leadership
up arrow 75%

Budget Management
up arrow 74%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 25%

People Management
up arrow 16%

National Average
$72,000


Project Management
up arrow 7%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 31%

Customer Service Metrics
up arrow 34%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 36%

Customer Relations
up arrow 37%

Customer Service
up arrow 42%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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