How much does an Operations Manager make in the United States? The average Operations Manager salary in the United States is $112,690 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $96,778 and $125,357. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Operations Manager

Operations Manager manages the day-to-day activities of an organization's operations. Implements company policies, procedures, and initiatives. Being an Operations Manager evaluates and enhances current operational systems. Monitors performance against operational goals and develops reporting and auditing processes used to analyze operational effectiveness. Additionally, Operations Manager coordinates operations with other functions. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a senior manager or head of a unit/department. The Operations Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be an Operations Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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