The average salary for a General / Operations Manager in Australia is AU$96,488.
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Job Description for General / Operations Manager
General/operations managers are responsible for maintaining a business. They work in tandem with location personnel and upper management to ensure the functions of the business and service delivery. A general manager oversees everything from the cleanliness of a location to the inventory that comes in, is sold or delivered. They are responsible for cash deposits and safe maintenance. General managers also control the budget for the store. They manage the personnel and staff in supervisory duti…Read more
General / Operations Manager Tasks
- Monitor support functions and provide direction for store management.
- Develop and lead the operations team.
- Develop and implement the operating budget, health and safety management plans, and operational improvements.
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Popular Skills for General / Operations Manager
Skills in Operations Management, People Management, Team Leadership and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for General / Operations Manager
An entry-level General / Operations Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$67,486 based on 39 salaries. An early career General / Operations Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$79,436 based on 734 salaries. A mid-career General / Operations Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$90,548 based on 676 salaries. An experienced General / Operations Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$112,755 based on 982 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$123,169.
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Employees with General / Operations Manager in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (8.3% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (19.3% less), Adelaide, South Australia (5.0% less) and Newcastle, New South Wales (2.8% less).
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