How much does a Head of Operations make? The average Head of Operations salary is $125,696 as of October 27, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $116,284 and $136,280. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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CLOTH & PAPER - Richmond , VA
The Head of Business Operations will both oversee the day-to-day activities, as well as, guide the long term strategy of the company, ensuring that the organization is managed and performing ...
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Nucleus Healthcare - Glen Allen , VA
The Head of Product, who will play a pivotal role in the future of the company and will be ... Capture GENETWORx profitability and operational expectations and ensure that products meet these ...
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The Head of School Position We are looking for a leader who shares our passion for the Montessori ... Strong operations experience in a educational setting. * Experience teaching within a early ...
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YMCA of Greater Richmond - Sandston , VA
DUTIES of a Swim Team Coach The Head Coach will work closely with the Aquatics Director to oversee the operations of the swim team program including, but not limited to, scheduling, training ...
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Driven Insights - Richmond , VA
Manage the entire Driven Insights Finance team as well as day-to-day finance operations as detailed herein for a small handful of strategic Driven Insights' clients. You'll be a member of the ...
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Head of Operations Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Head of Operations between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 27, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Head of Operations in each city.
Click to see the salary for Head of Operations in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $157,120
Washington, DC $139,925
Miami, FL $122,367
Chicago, IL $133,350
Boston, MA $141,622
New York, NY $151,213
Dallas, TX $124,879
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Average Base Salary

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116284
136280
125696

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
122905
146732
133781
What is the average salary for Head of Operations in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Head of Operations in the United States. The base salary for Head of Operations ranges from $116,284 to $136,280 with the average base salary of $125,696. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $122,905 to $146,732 with the average total cash compensation of $133,781.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $125,696 $116,284 - $136,280
Bonus $8,085 $6,621 - $10,453
Total Pay $133,781 $122,905 - $146,732
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Operations Head and Head of Operations?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 27, 2022. The average salary of Head of Operations is $125,696, and the average salary of Operations Head is $150,881. The average salary of Operations Head is higher than Head of Operations. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
I am a Head of Operations, which location’s salary is higher, Boston, MA or Norwalk, CT?
Norwalk, CT typically sees higher pay than Boston, MA for Head of Operations. a Head of Operations Salary in Norwalk, CT is $144,646 as of October 27, 2022; a Head of Operations Salary in Boston, MA is $141,622 as of October 27, 2022. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Head of Operations vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Head of Operations?
Salary ranges for a Head of Operations can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
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Last Update: October 27, 2022