Head of Operations Salary in the United States

How much does a Head of Operations make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Head of Operations in the United States is $55 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $49 and $61. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Head of Operations in the United States. The average hourly rate for Head of Operations ranges from $49 to $61 with the average hourly pay of $55. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $52 to $66 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $59.

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Job Openings for Head of Operations
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myGwork - 3 days ago
Mednition Inc. -
Own DevOps/SRE design, automation, and infrastructure reliability * Deploy and monitor network and security policies * Architecture for reuse, growth and scale Required: 2 years experience in the ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
American Credit®, Inc - San Francisco , CA
Responsibilities Measure the effectiveness of all processes (budget, operations, and management, etc.) Determine company's strategic growth as part of the executive team Coordinate cross-functional ...
CareerBliss - 9 days ago
CyberCoders - West Hollywood , CA
Director of Operations If you are a Director of Operations with experience, please read on! Founded in the 1960s, we are a nonprofit Federally Qualified Health Center that services low income ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 8 days ago
The Agency - Bakersfield , CA
We are seeking a Director Of Operations (Remote Work) to become an integral part of our team! You will coordinate and oversee the organization's daily operations. Responsibilities: * Manage and ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
MG Dentistry - Chicago , IL
We are seeking a Director of Operations who wants to help us strive to our goal of exceptional patient care and to create an enjoyable work environment that allows the team members to reach their ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago