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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Chief Operating Officer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$184,734 / yrTotal Pay
$167,551 / yrBase Pay
$17,183 / yrAdditional Pay

$184,734

 / yr
$89K$467K
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The estimated total pay for a Chief Operating Officer is $184,734 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $167,551 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $17,183 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Chief Operating Officer?

Some related job titles are Chief Operating Officer/Managing Director Salaries with median pay of $203,100, COO Salaries with median pay of $213,140, Director of Operations Salaries with median pay of $96,126, President Salaries with median pay of $171,988.

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US Army
3.8

US Army

Chief Operating Officer

$157,188

 /yr
Range: $80K - $222K

$80K

$222K

$79,869 - $222,322 Range

Universal Health Services, Inc.
2.9

Universal Health Services, Inc.

Chief Operating Officer

$160,565

 /yr
Range: $101K - $257K

$101K

$257K

$101,495 - $256,807 Range

YMCA
3.9

YMCA

Chief Operating Officer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $44K - $244K

$44K

$244K

$43,661 - $243,762 Range

Anonymous

Chief Operating Officer

$161,632

 /yr
Range: $65K - $323K

$65K

$323K

$64,556 - $322,780 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Chief Operating Officer

$110,535

 /yr
Range: $67K - $532K

$67K

$532K

$67,214 - $532,454 Range

US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Chief Operating Officer

$133,983

 /yr
Range: $108K - $205K

$108K

$205K

$107,825 - $204,867 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Chief Operating Officer

$178,581

 /yr
Range: $120K - $318K

$120K

$318K

$119,997 - $317,950 Range

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Morgan Stanley
4.0

Morgan Stanley

Chief Operating Officer

$213,825

 /yr
Range: $129K - $353K

$129K

$353K

$129,019 - $353,364 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Chief Operating Officer

$185,579

 /yr
Range: $89K - $288K

$89K

$288K

$89,357 - $288,000 Range

K&S CONSULTING
4.3

K&S CONSULTING

Chief Operating Officer

$211,016

 /yr
Range: $200K - $265K

$200K

$265K

$200,378 - $264,796 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.4

HCA Healthcare

Chief Operating Officer

$213,240

 /yr
Range: $118K - $250K

$118K

$250K

$118,205 - $250,066 Range

Girl Scouts USA
3.5

Girl Scouts USA

Chief Operating Officer

$100,684

 /yr
Range: $78K - $182K

$78K

$182K

$78,447 - $182,483 Range

Boy Scouts of America
3.2

Boy Scouts of America

Chief Operating Officer

$90,901

 /yr
Range: $73K - $139K

$73K

$139K

$72,953 - $139,345 Range

Zap-A-Job

Chief Operating Officer

$169,158

 /yr
Range: $77K - $282K

$77K

$282K

$77,145 - $281,583 Range

Credit Suisse
3.8

Credit Suisse

Chief Operating Officer

$226,633

 /yr
Range: $137K - $377K

$137K

$377K

$136,512 - $377,094 Range

4.4

SelfEmployed.com

Chief Operating Officer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $500K

$45K

$500K

$45,000 - $500,000 Range

Private
4.1

Private

Chief Operating Officer

$165,929

 /yr
Range: $106K - $276K

$106K

$276K

$106,271 - $276,338 Range

Self Employed Womens Association
4.3

Self Employed Womens Association

Chief Operating Officer

$116,318

 /yr
Range: $43K - $202K

$43K

$202K

$42,509 - $202,239 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Chief Operating Officer

$129,718

 /yr
Range: $80K - $676K

$80K

$676K

$80,252 - $675,799 Range

3.8

Unknowns

Chief Operating Officer

$145,703

 /yr
Range: $123K - $366K

$123K

$366K

$122,964 - $365,643 Range

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$120,000

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8 days ago by a Chief Operating Officer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$160,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Chief Operating Officer with more than 15 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$27,000/yr

9 days ago by a Chief Operating Officer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$123,456

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Frequently asked questions about a Chief Operating Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Chief Operating Officer is $158,826 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Chief Operating Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2749 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Operating Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Chief Operating Officer in United States is $312,998 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Operating Officer in United States is $80,594 per year.

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