Small Business Owner / Operator with Project Management Skills Salary

Somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths of Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $26K to $145K per year, but median earnings come to around $59K annually. Overall cash earnings for Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills stretch from $26K on the lower end to $145K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $25K from bonuses and $149K from profit sharing. Most Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills who answered the questionnnaire. Just under one in four enjoy medical while approximately one-tenth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to nearly one-tenth. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,445 - $126,219
$29K
$59K
$130K
MEDIAN: $59,083
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$10.18 - $75.46
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$30
$75
MEDIAN: $30.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$29,445 - $126,219  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $148,994  
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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$26,036 - $144,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$10.18 - $75.46  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.80  
Overtime
$26.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $148,994  
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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$26,036 - $144,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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Pay by Experience Level for Small Business Owner / Operator

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


Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $52K, and those with five to 10 years' experience report a lower median of $50K. Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $61K. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $73K.

Key Stats for Small Business Owner / Operator

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Small Business Owner / Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

National Average
$61,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Mid-Career
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 76%
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