An Operations Manager earns an average salary of R303,117 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Logistics, Production Management, and Project Management. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R117,816 - R732,385
R120K
R300K
R730K
MEDIAN: R303,013
10%
50%
90%

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R42.07 - R507
R42
R70
R510
MEDIAN: R69.88
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90%

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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.
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R0R270KR540KR810K
Salary
R117,816 - R732,385  
   
Bonus
R1,993 - R101,522  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R96,272  
Commission
R0.00 - R118,359  
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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R118,695 - R784,828  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,535
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.
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R0R170R340R510
Hourly Rate
R42.07 - R507  
   
Overtime
R12.58 - R446.98  
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.
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R0R500KR1MR1M
Bonus
R1,993 - R101,522  
   
Commission
R0.00 - R118,359  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R96,272  
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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R118,695 - R784,828  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Pay by Experience Level for Operations Manager

Pay by Experience for an Operations Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Operations Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $239,000 based on 614 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Operations Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $338,000 based on 542 salaries. An experienced Operations Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $413,000 based on 481 salaries. An Operations Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $486,000 based on 169 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R312,235

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Operations Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Operations Manager?

Operations Manager in Cape Town:
"Insurance operations is highly stressful."
Pros: Leadership and people development is fulfilling, managing risk and service teams, which includes sales is fast paced and ever changing.
Cons: The crisis management, claim repudiation, disciplinary hearings.

Operations Manager in Johannesburg:
"Mining."
Pros: Everything, challenging and bring the best out of me due to high targets and strict deadlines.
Cons: Long Hours.

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Key Stats for Operations Manager

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Operations Manager Salaries

▲56%

▲32%

▲8%

National Average
R312,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Operations Manager Salaries


Logistics
▲22%

Production Management
▲21%





Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼0%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
R312,000

Operations Management
▼1%




Strategic Planning
▼5%

Office Management
▼38%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 61%
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