Entry-Level Operations Engineer Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Operations Engineer earns an average salary of $66,240 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux and Engineering Design.
Entry-Level Operations Engineer Salary (?
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$46,633 - $92,002
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $66,240
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Entry-Level Operations Engineer Salary (?
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$12.77 - $33.22
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$46,633 - $92,002  
   
Bonus
$250.00 - $14,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,500 - $10,000  
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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$44,468 - $96,429  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 218
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$12.77 - $33.22  
   
Overtime
$11.50 - $155.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$250.00 - $14,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500 - $10,000  
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).
)
$44,468 - $96,429  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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San Francisco
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San Jose
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National Average
$67,000
Austin
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Operations Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 12%
Engineering Design
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Python
up arrow 5%
Operations Management
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Project Management
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National Average
$67,000

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Gender

Female
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female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 8%
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