$49,166
Avg. Salary
$16.15
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,449

Bonus

$1,948

Profit Sharing

$3,235

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Assistant Operations Manager is $16.15 per hour.

The average pay for an Assistant Operations Manager is $49,166 per year.

10%
$11.82
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$16.15
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$22.03
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MEDIAN $16.15
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$34k
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$49k
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$71k
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MEDIAN $49,166
$33,676 - $71,081
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MEDIAN: $49,166
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$0$71K
Salary $33,676 - $71,081
Bonus $90.00 - $8,372
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,970
Commission $30.20 - $24,832
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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$29,654 - $69,134
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,240
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $11.82 - $22.03
Overtime $16.96 - $33.78
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $90.00 - $8,372
Commission $30.20 - $24,832
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,970
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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$29,654 - $69,134
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 581

Job Description for Assistant Operations Manager

An assistant operations manager takes the place of the operations manager when necessary and are accountable for maintaining the correct operation of the business in the absence of the operations manager. They generally perform hands-on operations work and handle the administrative responsibilities of the business. They also try to improve the operations of the business by giving effective, actionable feedback to the operations manager. Assistant operations managers must be detail-oriented and stay on task, as well as efficient in scheduling and able to manage the operations manager's calendar of events.

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Assistant Operations Manager Tasks
  • Manage daily activities, including staffing, scheduling, and customer interactions.
  • Coach and train employees and staff.
  • Audit and place orders for equipment, supplies and materials.
  • Monitor, evaluate, and report on budget, costs and income.
  • Handle routine tasks and customer problems and escalate unusual or high priority items.

Assistant Operations Manager Pay By Employer

$0$84K

$22,833

XPO Logistics
9 profiles
$56,241

$24,960

APM Terminals
7 profiles
$66,129

JCPenney
6 profiles
$64,860

Common Career Paths for Assistant Operations Manager


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It's not very common for Assistant Operations Managers to move on to become Operations Managers. Average pay for an Operations Manager is $59K annually. More often than not, an Operations Manager role is the next step for Assistant Operations Managers moving up in the field. Operations Managers usually make $59K per year. Many other Assistant Operations Managers choose to take on an Office Manager role, where salaries are typically $38K.

Assistant Operations Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Assistant Operations Manager


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, facility with Budget Management and Human Resources are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent and 8 percent, respectively. Those listing People Management as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Accounting and Payroll Administration also typically command lower compensation. It is often found that people who know Customer Service are also skilled in Inventory Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Operations Manager

Pay by Experience for an Assistant Operations Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant Operations Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 600 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant 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 $48,000 based on 262 salaries. An experienced Assistant Operations Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 197 salaries. An Assistant 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 $52,000 based on 75 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

17%

4%

-18%

National Average: $44,488

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

For those looking to make money, Assistant Operations Managers in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 24 percent above the national average. Assistant Operations Managers will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+18 percent), San Antonio (+14 percent), Las Vegas (+14 percent), and New York (+6 percent). Denver is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 16 percent. Employers in Colorado Springs and Los Angeles also lean toward paying below-median salaries (12 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively).

Assistant Operations Manager Reviews

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

Assistant Operations Manager in Denver:
"Educational."
Pros: Learning every aspect of running successful business.
Cons: Dealing with drunk people.

Assistant Operations Manager in Devon:
"How Political it Would Be."
Be prepared for the politics and back stabbing. Power struggles between people that you get caught in the middle of as well as being undermined by jealous people.

Assistant Operations Manager in Sacramento:
"Hard to tell."
Pros: With all the question the site seems thorough.
Cons: I am being asked this review before seeing my search results, so it's hard to review when the site hasn't completed the task of providing me an estimate.

Assistant Operations Manager in Phoenix:
Pros: The work environment, my coworkers, and the fact that we try to help people be happier and healthier in their professional lives.
Cons: The micromanagmental of certain procedural issues.

Assistant Operations Manager in Colorado Springs:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: I like the schedule flexibility and the people I work for.
Cons: Having increased responsibility without the pay incentive.

Assistant Operations Manager in New York:
"Career Path Sideways."
Know upfront what the pay increases are. The work/life balance is horrendous.

Assistant Operations Manager in Stevens Point:
"That raises would be far and few."
Pay should be based on experience and longevity.

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Key Stats for Assistant Operations Manager

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 308 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Assistant Operations Manager Salaries

▲16%

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
$44,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Assistant Operations Manager Salaries

Budget Management
▲20%



Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲1%

National Average
$44,000

Operations Management
▼4%

Inventory Management
▼5%

Scheduling
▼6%


Information Technology (IT) Support
▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼12%

Training
▼21%

Payroll Administration
▼22%

Accounting
▼23%

People Management
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 308 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 24%