Operations Research Manager Salary

The average Operations Research Manager in the United States earns approximately $88K per year. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Operations Research Managers making up 50 percent of survey respondents. Women make up a slight majority of Operations Research Managers (50 percent) survey respondents. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$51,896 - $126,045
$52K
$81K
$130K
MEDIAN: $81,324
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Salary $51,896 - $126,045
Bonus $0.00 - $13,702
Profit Sharing $3,000
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$57,147 - $130,989
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Operations Research Manager

  • Guide project research, including setting priorities and assigning staff.
  • Create and enforce safety and environmental standards.
  • Interpret experimental and product data to identify project goals and steps.
  • Track, analyze, report on, and interpret key metrics, adjusting overall strategy to improve performance.

Operations Research Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Operations Research Manager

Pay by Experience for an Operations Research Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Operations Research Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Operations Research Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Operations Research Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 8 salaries. An Operations Research Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Operations Research Manager

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Operations Research Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

Experienced
▲43%

Mid-Career
▲19%

Entry-Level
▲6%

National Average
$86,000

Skills That Affect Operations Research Manager Salaries

Statistical Analysis
▲41%

Data Analysis
▲37%

National Average
$86,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
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