Average Operations Team Leader Salary

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The average salary for an Operations Team Leader is $61,936.
MEDIAN $61,936
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$39k - $103k
$385 - $15k
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$0 - $9k
$794 - $15k
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$29k - $93k

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Job Description for Operations Team Leader

Operations Team Leader Tasks
  • Oversee day-to-day operations activities.
  • Ensure support and troubleshooting is provided for all operations.
  • Provide premier customer service, develop a technically qualified work force, reduce operating costs, inventories and lead times through continuous improvements.
  • Ensure a safe work environment, maximize profitable growth, and drive quality improvements.
The top respondents for the job title Operations Team Leader are from the companies Target Corporation, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at General Electric Co (GE) where the average pay is $83,973. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and Target Corporation, earning around $63,173 and $61,876, respectively. Convergys Corporation pays the lowest at around $33,548. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) and Chase Bank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $48,000 and $51,652, respectively.

Career Paths

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Operations Team Leader
Operations Manager
Production Supervisor
Operations Supervisor
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Operations Team Leader

Skills in Operations Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, People Management and Team Leadership.

Pay by Experience Level for Operations Team Leader

An entry-level Operations Team Leader with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,326 based on 65 salaries. An early career Operations Team Leader with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,841 based on 882 salaries. A mid-career Operations Team Leader with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,755 based on 582 salaries. An experienced Operations Team Leader with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,750 based on 517 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,721.
Employees with Operations Team Leader in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 35.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (8.4% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (9.1% less).

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