Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager is $84,169 per year. A skill in Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) is associated with high pay for this job.
Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager Total Pay (?
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$50,985 - $118,967
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MEDIAN: $84,168
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Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager Total Pay (?
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$12.06 - $38.68
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,985 - $118,967  
   
Bonus
$8.00 - $17,563  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $14,489  
Commission
$0.00 - $0.00  
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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$49,196 - $128,325  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,469
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.06 - $38.68  
   
Overtime
$0.09 - $62.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$8.00 - $17,563  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $0.00  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $14,489  
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).
)
$49,196 - $128,325  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,469
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager

Many businesses have multiple groups handling the different facets of business technology. Generally, an information technology (IT) operations manager oversees these multiple groups. They may supervise only a few or a large number of employees, depending on the size of the business. They must work closely with others and mentor subordinates when necessary.
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Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager Tasks
  • Create plans and provide hands-on support during emergencies, outages, and service transitions.
  • Manage help desk process, budget, and staff for smooth, responsive operations.
  • Ensure day-to-day operations of technology infrastructure, including networks, servers, databases, etc.
  • Schedule and budget maintenance and upgrades for optimum operational performance.

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Pay Difference By Location

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San Diego
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Detroit
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$85,000
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Gender

Female
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female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 9%
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