An Operations Manager earns an average salary of R303,117 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Logistics, Production Management, and Project Management. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R116,048 - R732,561
R120K
R300K
R730K
MEDIAN: R304,177
10%
50%
90%
R24.66 - R507
R25
R80
R510
MEDIAN: R80.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R781K
Salary R116,048 - R732,561
Bonus R1,036 - R100,494
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R99,193
Commission R0.00 - R150,311
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R116,768 - R781,764
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,738
Hourly Data R0R506
Hourly Rate R24.66 - R507
Overtime R7.00 - R375.00
Annual Data R0R781K
Bonus R1,036 - R100,494
Commission R0.00 - R150,311
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R99,193
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R116,768 - R781,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

Common Career Paths for Operations Manager


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Pay by Experience Level for Operations Manager

Pay by Experience for an Operations Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Operations Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R239,000 based on 614 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Operations Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R338,000 based on 542 salaries. An experienced Operations Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R413,000 based on 481 salaries. An Operations Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R486,000 based on 169 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R316,291

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Operations Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Operations Manager?

Operations Manager in Cape Town:
"Insurance operations is highly stressful."
Pros: Leadership and people development is fulfilling, managing risk and service teams, which includes sales is fast paced and ever changing.
Cons: The crisis management, claim repudiation, disciplinary hearings.

Operations Manager in Randburg:
"Ops Manager experiences."
Pros: Some job satisfaction. A paycheque.
Cons: Politics. BEE. Lengthy commute. Scarce parking. Cramped office space.

Operations Manager in Sandton:
"Ops."
Pros: Boss. Atmosphere. Being treated like an adult.
Cons:

Operations Manager in Johannesburg:
"Mining."
Pros: Everything, challenging and bring the best out of me due to high targets and strict deadlines.
Cons: Long Hours.

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Key Stats for Operations Manager

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Operations Manager Salaries

▲54%

▲31%

▲7%

National Average
R316,000

▼24%

Skills That Affect Operations Manager Salaries


Logistics
▲21%

Production Management
▲20%




National Average
R316,000


Operations Management
▼2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼2%




Strategic Planning
▼6%

Office Management
▼39%

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 61%