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Vice President (VP), Technical Operations Salary

A sizeable majority of VPs of Technical Operations in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $136K annually. Total cash earnings of VPs of Technical Operations range from $91K on the low end to $220K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $43K and $49K, respectively. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most VPs of Technical Operations. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$82,381 - $191,464
MEDIAN: $136,496

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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.
$82,381 - $191,464  
$493.16 - $43,051  
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $49,316  
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).
$91,164 - $219,815  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 198

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Job Description for Vice President (VP), Technical Operations

  • Isolate and develop new resources, revenue streams, or contacts.
  • Design and isolate key strategies to enhance and streamline overall operations.
  • Design and develop operational processes and procedures.
  • Maintain documentation of operations plans such as policies, budgets, and staffing.

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VPs of Technical Operations report a narrow range of specific skills. Those who have experience with Project Management, People Management, and Operations Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Operations Management and People Management, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay.

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Technical Operations Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Technical Operations Salaries

National Average

Project Management
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People Management
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Operations Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.


6 %
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 6%