Average Small Business Owner Salary

$67,677
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$68k
90%
$130k

The average salary for a Small Business Owner is $67,677

Base Salary
$30k - $130k
Bonus
$973 - $21k
Profit Sharing
$100 - $140k
Commission
$7k - $51k
Total Pay
$31k - $147k
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What Do Small Business Owners Do?

Small Business Owner Tasks
  • Oversee company operations, directing production, sales, administrative, and/or distribution activities.
  • Oversee and/or assist with personnel management, including hiring, training, and performance evaluation.
  • Oversee and/or assist with client acquisition and marketing strategies.
  • Develop and/or assist with company-wide policies, procedures, objectives, and business strategies.
  • Direct and review financial activities, measuring productivity, setting prices, and/or managing budgets.
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Job Satisfaction for Small Business Owner

4.7 out of 5
(65)
Extremely Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 65 responses, the job of Small Business Owner has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.67 out of 5. On average, Small Business Owners are extremely satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
63.7%
Female
36.3%
This data is based on 160 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

32%

Dental

20%

Vision

19%

None

68%