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Operations Administrator Salary

An Operations Administrator earns an average salary of $42,990 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Process Improvement and Human Resources.
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$30,515 - $67,235
(Median)
$31K
$43K
$67K
MEDIAN: $42,989
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$12.14 - $23.49
(Median)
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,515 - $67,235  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,166  
Profit Sharing
$550 - $5,500  
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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$28,756 - $65,382  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 649
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.14 - $23.49  
   
Overtime
$15.29 - $34.60  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,166  
   
Profit Sharing
$550 - $5,500  
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).
)
$28,756 - $65,382  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 350

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Job Description for Operations Administrator

An operations administrator directs physical or technical operations for their organization, helping ensure maximum efficiency and profitability. In fields such as manufacturing and transportation, an operations administrator works primarily to ensure that methods and standards are safe, effective, and efficient. For example, an operations administrator who oversees an assembly line is in charge of keeping production running smoothly, while also looking for ways to cut delays and maximize production. A technical operations administrator, on the other hand, deals specifically with managing organizational technology and technical equipment, implementing new strategies for increased productivity, and resolving technical issues that arise. This means installing and monitoring computers, office networks, mobile technology, and other essential tools.

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Operations Administrator Tasks

  • Coordinate project and operations audits, inventories, and shipments.
  • Schedule, track, and provide support materials for meetings and project events.
  • Liaise with other departments and vendors to obtain and update project information or materials.
  • Communicate about each project's status within the operations department, including to executives and program managers.
  • Assist customers and handle general inquiries.

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Pay by Experience Level for Operations Administrator

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

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Experience Affects Operations Administrator Salaries




National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Operations Administrator Salaries

Process Improvement
up arrow 28%

Human Resources
up arrow 16%



Data Analysis
0%

Accounting
0%

Content Management
0%

National Average
$41,000

Event Planning
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Inventory Management
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 230 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 19%