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Small Business Owner / Operator Salary with Project Management skills

A little under three-quarters of Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $30K to $150K per year, and the average comes out to $68K per year. Total cash compensation to Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills bottoms out near $30K and approaches $150K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $25K from bonuses and almost $42K from profit sharing. Male Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Just under one in three enjoy medical while around an eighth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to less than one-tenth. Work is enjoyable for Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,918 - $125,487
(Median)
$30K
$68K
$130K
MEDIAN: $68,174
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$11.63 - $61.83
(Median)
$12
$30
$62
MEDIAN: $30
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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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$29,918 - $125,487  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$1,370 - $41,518  
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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$30,394 - $149,741  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 88
National Hourly Rate 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$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $61.83  
   
Overtime
$37.13 - $138.75  
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$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,658  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,370 - $41,518  
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).
)
$30,394 - $149,741  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Pay by Experience Level for Small Business Owner / Operator with Project Management skills

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


For Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $59K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $71K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $71K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $82K.

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Experience Affects Small Business Owner / Operator with Project Management skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$70,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 31% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 69%
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