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.

R117,646 - R729,899
R120K
R300K
R730K
MEDIAN: R303,306
10%
50%
90%
R33.70 - R564
R34
R89
R560
MEDIAN: R89.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R781K
Salary R117,646 - R729,899
Bonus R2,013 - R101,466
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R98,110
Commission R0.00 - R138,000
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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R118,397 - R781,489
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,605
Hourly Data R0R563
Hourly Rate R33.70 - R564
Overtime R7.00 - R375.00
Annual Data R0R781K
Bonus R2,013 - R101,466
Commission R0.00 - R138,000
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R98,110
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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R118,397 - R781,489
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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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 R239,000 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 R338,000 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 R413,000 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 R486,000 based on 169 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R314,192

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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 Randburg:
"Ops Manager experiences."
Pros: Some job satisfaction. A paycheque.
Cons: Politics. BEE. Lengthy commute. Scarce parking. Cramped office space.

Operations Manager in Sandton:
"Ops."
Pros: Boss. Atmosphere. Being treated like an adult.
Cons:

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
38 %
Male
62 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
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

▲55%

▲32%

▲8%

National Average
R314,000

▼24%

Skills That Affect Operations Manager Salaries


Logistics
▲22%

Production Management
▲20%





National Average
R314,000

Operations Management
▼1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%




Strategic Planning
▼5%

Office Management
▼39%

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 62%
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