How much does a Chief Operating Officer COO make?

Updated Aug 4, 2021

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Experience

$102,086 /yr
Average Base Pay

749 salaries

$48K

Low

$102K

Average

$217K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Chief Operating Officer COO is $102,086 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Chief Operating Officer COO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 749 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chief Operating Officer COO employees.

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Senior Vice President of Operations$181,033 /yr
L12
Chief Operations Manager$91,846 /yr
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US Army
3.9

US Army

Chief Operating Officer

$144,038

 /yr
Range: $101K - $195K
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$101K

$195K

$100,822 - $195,166 Range

One Call
3.5

One Call

Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer

$169,241

 /yr
Range: $169K - $169K

$169K

$169K

$169,241 - $169,241 Range

Universal Health Services
3.4

Universal Health Services

Chief Operating Officer

$142,893

 /yr
Range: $100K - $240K

$100K

$240K

$99,694 - $240,000 Range

K&S CONSULTING
4.7

K&S CONSULTING

Chief Operating Officer

$195,429

 /yr
Range: $195K - $245K

$195K

$245K

$195,429 - $245,237 Range

Globalstar
3.6

Globalstar

COO

$162,796

 /yr
Range: $142K - $233K

$142K

$233K

$141,848 - $232,807 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Chief Operating Officer

$204,053

 /yr
Range: $119K - $327K

$119K

$327K

$119,489 - $327,263 Range

Zap-A-Job

Chief Operating Officer

$156,663

 /yr
Range: $71K - $261K

$71K

$261K

$71,447 - $260,784 Range

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US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Chief Operating Officer

$124,086

 /yr
Range: $100K - $190K

$100K

$190K

$99,861 - $189,734 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.5

HCA Healthcare

Chief Operating Officer

$206,690

 /yr
Range: $111K - $232K

$111K

$232K

$111,000 - $231,595 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Chief Operating Officer

$142,695

 /yr
Range: $111K - $200K

$111K

$200K

$111,111 - $200,000 Range

Boy Scouts of America
3.4

Boy Scouts of America

Chief Operating Officer

$83,227

 /yr
Range: $68K - $129K

$68K

$129K

$67,565 - $129,052 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Chief Operating Officer

$171,871

 /yr
Range: $83K - $201K

$83K

$201K

$82,757 - $201,053 Range

YMCA
3.9

YMCA

Chief Operating Officer

$85,438

 /yr
Range: $41K - $101K

$41K

$101K

$41,000 - $100,876 Range

Armorize Technologies
3.4

Armorize Technologies

Chief Operating Officer

$144,135

 /yr
Range: $70K - $147K

$70K

$147K

$69,619 - $146,719 Range

Centene
3.4

Centene

COO

$148,412

 /yr
Range: $147K - $181K

$147K

$181K

$146,857 - $181,177 Range

American Red Cross
3.4

American Red Cross

Chief Operating Officer

$95,000

 /yr
Range: $88K - $203K

$88K

$203K

$87,562 - $202,881 Range

Columbus Data Services
2

Columbus Data Services

Chief Operating Officer

$243,982

 /yr
Range: $239K - $262K

$239K

$262K

$238,524 - $261,896 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Chief Operating Officer

$167,783

 /yr
Range: $121K - $240K

$121K

$240K

$120,986 - $240,139 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Chief Operating Officer

$104,105

 /yr
Range: $75K - $626K

$75K

$626K

$75,000 - $625,881 Range

4.4

Self-employed

Chief Operating Officer

$191,562

 /yr
Range: $120K - $291K

$120K

$291K

$120,000 - $291,375 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Chief Operating Officer COO salaries

The national average salary for a Chief Operating Officer COO is $102,086 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Chief Operating Officer COO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 749 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Operating Officer COO employees.

The highest salary for a Chief Operating Officer COO in United States is $216,804 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Operating Officer COO in United States is $48,069 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Chief Operating Officer COO or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Chief Operating Officer COO.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent chief operating officer coo salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$85,000
per year
A Section Chief in the Hawaiian Islands Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hawaiian Islands Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$4,238
monthly
A Section Chief in the Dover, DE Area area reported making $4,238 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dover, DE Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$225,000
per year
A CMO/Chief Operating Officer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$5,039
monthly
A Section Chief in the Minot, ND Area area reported making $5,039 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minot, ND Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Section Chief in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$132,000
per year
A Chief Operations Officer in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $132,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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