Average Small Business Owner Salary

$66,236
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$66k
90%
$131k

The average salary for a Small Business Owner is $66,236

Base Salary
$30k - $131k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$542 - $143k
Commission
$7k - $51k
Total Pay
$30k - $134k
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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
(64)
Extremely Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 64 responses, the job of Small Business Owner has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.7 out of 5. On average, Small Business Owners are extremely satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
62.5%
Female
36.8%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 152 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

32%

Dental

21%

Vision

19%

None

67%