Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations Salary

Regional Vice Presidents of Operations enjoy a hefty income, with average pay passing six figures ($129K) annually in the United States. Total cash compensation for Regional Vice Presidents of Operations runs from $92K to $216K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $49K and profit sharing that can reach almost $31K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Making up 73 percent of those who took the survey, male Regional Vice Presidents of Operations greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Most Regional Vice Presidents of Operations report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance.

$83,883 - $178,761
MEDIAN: $128,778

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National Salary 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.
$83,883 - $178,761  
$4,761 - $48,855  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $30,639  
$0.00 - $24,000  
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).
$91,818 - $216,493  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 488
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Job Description for Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations

Regional vice president (RVP) of operations positions are available in many industries and corporations, but a high concentration of these jobs are found in the healthcare industry. This executive's exact duties are highly dependent on the specific industry in which they work and its products or services. However, they generally work underneath the assistant vice president (AVP) to establish standards, policies, and procedures for budgets and business plans. This is communicated to employees, as well as specific plans for marketing and sales; additionally, the RVP of operations must work with employees to maximize organizational efficiency. Daily duties performed by the RVP of operations include generating census reports and tracking goals and performance variables, and meeting with employees and supervisors.


Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations Tasks

  • Enforce standards and regulations for all sites, staff, and contractors in the region.
  • Monitor budgets, profit, and loss, and alter strategies according to circumstances.
  • Oversee all regional projects, including staff and client relations.
  • Create and communicate organization vision and product/service offerings internally and externally.

Common Career Paths for Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations

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Regional Vice Presidents of Operations who take on a higher-level position such as VP of Operations may get paid a little bit less in that new role, as VPs of Operations on average bring home $122K.

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Popular Skills for Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations

Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, facility with Strategic Planning and Organizational Development are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent and 4 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Sales Management. Most people experienced in Business Development also know Organizational Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations

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

Regional Vice Presidents of Operations with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Regional Vice Presidents of Operations in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $126K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $133K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $148K in this role. Regional Vice Presidents of Operations who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $161K.

Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations Advice

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Experience Affects Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Regional Vice President (RVP), Operations Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 29%

Organizational Development
up arrow 4%

Business Development
up arrow 1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Operations Management

National Average

Sales Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.


27 %
73 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 7%