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Average Operations Administrator Salary

$51,663
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,995
Bonus
$1,200
Commission
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Operations Administrator is $51,663.
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$37k
MEDIAN
$52k
90%
$89k
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$37k - $89k
Bonus
$307 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$296 - $6k
Commission
$750 - $3k
Total Pay
$31k - $79k
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What Do Operations Administrators Do?

Operations Administrator Tasks
  • Communicate about each project's status within the operations department, including to executives and program managers.
  • Assist customers and handle general inquiries.
  • Liaise with other departments and vendors to obtain and update project information or materials.
  • Coordinate project and operations audits, inventories, and shipments.
  • Schedule, track, and provide support materials for meetings and project events.

Job Satisfaction for Operations Administrator

3.8 out of 5
(399)
Highly Satisfied
47Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Operations Administrator

The top respondents for the job title Operations Administrator are from the companies FedEx Ground, DaVita Inc. and Kinder Morgan Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at DaVita Inc. where the average pay is $83,602. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kinder Morgan Inc., earning around $72,000. FedEx Ground pays the lowest at around $35,053. Point Blank Body Armor also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $35,392.

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What Are Popular Skills for Operations Administrators?

Skills in Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Microsoft Office, Customer Service and Office Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Operations Administrators?

An entry-level Operations Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,570 based on 80 salaries. An early career Operations Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,387 based on 780 salaries. A mid-career Operations Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,097 based on 357 salaries. An experienced Operations Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,955 based on 310 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,795.
Employees with Operations Administrator in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (10.3% more) and New York, New York (8.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,714 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.7%
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
18.1%
Late Career
10.9%