The average pay for an Entry-Level Small Business Owner / Operator is $67,312 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Entry-Level Small Business Owner / Operator Total Pay (?
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$25,173 - $177,158
(Median)
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67K
110K
180K
MEDIAN: $67,312
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Entry-Level Small Business Owner / Operator Total Pay (?
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$9.16 - $32.21
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$25,173 - $177,158  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,819  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $97,871  
Commission
$0.00 - $115,624  
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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$24,022 - $171,737  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 571
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$9.16 - $32.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.69 - $3.96  
Overtime
$1.60 - $60.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,819  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $115,624  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $97,871  
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).
)
$24,022 - $171,737  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 571
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National Average
$65,000
Strategic Planning
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Project Management
up arrow 14%
Operations Management
up arrow 25%
Sales
up arrow 30%
Customer Service
up arrow 33%
Leadership
up arrow 33%
Sales Management
up arrow 36%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 38%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 52 votes.
Gender
Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 27% dental benefits Dental: 19%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 72%
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