Operations Research Manager Salary

Operations Research Managers in the United States take home an average $99K annually. Men make up a slight majority of Operations Research Managers (58 percent) who responded to the survey. Work is enjoyable for Operations Research Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all have medical and dental plans, and most have vision insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$59,751 - $148,870
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MEDIAN: $99,159
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$59,751 - $148,870  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,585  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$60,077 - $149,600  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Job Description for Operations Research Manager

  • Guide project research, including setting priorities and assigning staff.
  • Create and enforce safety and environmental standards.
  • Interpret experimental and product data to identify project goals and steps.
  • Track, analyze, report on, and interpret key metrics, adjusting overall strategy to improve performance.

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Pay by Experience Level for Operations Research Manager

Pay by Experience for an Operations Research Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Operations Research Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Operations Research Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Operations Research Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 8 salaries. An Operations Research Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Operations Research Manager

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Operations Research Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲22%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$100,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Operations Research Manager Salaries

Statistical Analysis
▲20%

Data Analysis
▲17%

National Average
$100,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 4%
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