An Operations Manager earns an average salary of R310,892 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Inventory Management, 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.

R116,019 - R716,929
(Median)
R120K
R310K
R720K
MEDIAN: R310,892
10%
50%
90%

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R32.25 - R155.62
(Median)
R32
R67
R160
MEDIAN: R66.00
10%
50%
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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R0R260KR520KR780K
Salary
R116,019 - R716,929  
   
Bonus
R1,125 - R101,231  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R98,811  
Commission
R2.03 - R152,013  
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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R117,089 - R764,814  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,523
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R160R320R480
Hourly Rate
R32.25 - R155.62  
   
Hourly Tips
R36.36  
Overtime
R15.10 - R473.80  
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.
)
R0R320KR640KR960K
Bonus
R1,125 - R101,231  
   
Commission
R2.03 - R152,013  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R98,811  
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).
)
R117,089 - R764,814  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for Operations Manager

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R321,274

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Operations Manager Reviews

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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Experience Affects Operations Manager Salaries




National Average
R321,000


Skills That Affect Operations Manager Salaries

Inventory Management
up arrow 35%


Logistics
up arrow 19%

Production Management
up arrow 18%




Operations Management
up arrow 4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

National Average
R321,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%




Strategic Planning
up arrow 7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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