Small Business Owner / Operator with Project Management Skills Salary

Roughly two in three 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 $26K to $148K per year, and the average comes out to $59K annually. Total cash compensation to Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills bottoms out near $26K and approaches $148K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $25K from bonuses and almost $149K from profit sharing. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills who answered the questionnnaire. Most Small Business Owners and Operators with Project Management skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. One-fourth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and one-eighth collect dental insurance. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,115 - $129,394
$29K
$59K
$130K
MEDIAN: $59,083
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.39 - $77.30
$9
$30
$77
MEDIAN: $29.75
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$29,115 - $129,394  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,168  
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).
)
$25,694 - $148,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$9.39 - $77.30  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.80  
Overtime
$26.88  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,168  
   
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).
)
$25,694 - $148,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Owner / Operator Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Small Business Owner / Operator

Pay by Experience for a Small Business Owner / Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Small Business Owner / Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Small Business Owner / Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Small Business Owner / Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 57 salaries. A Small Business Owner / Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 51 salaries.

Key Stats for Small Business Owner / Operator

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
35%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Small Business Owner / Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$61,000

Mid-Career
▼20%

Entry-Level
▼33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 74%