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How much does a Director of Operations make?

Updated Jul 28, 2021

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$99,428 /yr
Average Base Pay

7,248 salaries

$57K

Low

$99K

Average

$173K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Director of Operations is $99,428 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Director of Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7248 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director of Operations employees.

Seniority Levels

L7
Director of Operations$99,453 /yr
L8
Senior Director of Operations$148,677 /yr
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Chick-fil-A
3.9

Chick-fil-A

Director of Operations - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $13 - $52
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$13

$52

$13 - $52 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Director of Operations

$114,380

 /yr
Range: $74K - $181K

$74K

$181K

$73,536 - $181,120 Range

Amedisys
3.4

Amedisys

Director of Operations

$94,624

 /yr
Range: $80K - $129K

$80K

$129K

$79,949 - $129,333 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Director of Operations

$132,388

 /yr
Range: $70K - $193K

$70K

$193K

$70,399 - $192,908 Range

Keller Williams
4.3

Keller Williams

Director of Operations

$50,825

 /yr
Range: $32K - $84K

$32K

$84K

$32,151 - $83,554 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Director of Operations

$103,317

 /yr
Range: $48K - $147K

$48K

$147K

$48,429 - $146,676 Range

Okemos Public Schools

Director of Operations

$88,776

 /yr
Range: $89K - $89K

$89K

$89K

$88,776 - $88,776 Range

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Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Director of Operations

$90,194

 /yr
Range: $71K - $139K

$71K

$139K

$71,021 - $138,750 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Director of Operations

$129,249

 /yr
Range: $85K - $183K

$85K

$183K

$85,463 - $182,780 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

Fresenius Medical Care - North America

Director of Operations

$112,995

 /yr
Range: $96K - $141K

$96K

$141K

$96,022 - $141,264 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Director of Operations

$107,890

 /yr
Range: $40K - $164K

$40K

$164K

$40,000 - $164,107 Range

Uncommon Schools
3.1

Uncommon Schools

Director of Operations

$108,314

 /yr
Range: $95K - $130K

$95K

$130K

$95,110 - $130,060 Range

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
3.8

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Director of Operations

$45,125

 /yr
Range: $29K - $85K

$29K

$85K

$29,397 - $85,000 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Director of Operations

$225,595

 /yr
Range: $106K - $276K

$106K

$276K

$106,127 - $275,727 Range

US Marine Corps
3.9

US Marine Corps

Director of Operations

$117,196

 /yr
Range: $19K - $220K

$19K

$220K

$18,978 - $219,987 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Director of Operations

$168,578

 /yr
Range: $107K - $226K

$107K

$226K

$106,829 - $226,312 Range

Papa John's
3.5

Papa John's

Director of Operations

$73,019

 /yr
Range: $45K - $105K

$45K

$105K

$45,145 - $104,655 Range

Northwestern Mutual
4

Northwestern Mutual

Director of Operations

$65,453

 /yr
Range: $45K - $128K

$45K

$128K

$45,000 - $128,000 Range

PSAV
3.6

PSAV

Director of Operations

$66,137

 /yr
Range: $54K - $79K

$54K

$79K

$53,770 - $78,979 Range

Optum
3.7

Optum

Director of Operations

$184,863

 /yr
Range: $140K - $196K

$140K

$196K

$140,000 - $196,004 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Director of Operations salaries

The national average salary for a Director of Operations is $99,428 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Director of Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7248 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Director of Operations employees.

The highest salary for a Director of Operations in United States is $173,005 per year.

The lowest salary for a Director of Operations in United States is $57,143 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent director of operations salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$185,000
per year
An Operations Director in the Jacksonville, FL Area area reported making $185,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Jacksonville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$129,000
per year
A Director of Clinical Operations in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $129,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$214,000
per year
An Operations Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $214,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$54,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$180,000
per year
A Director, Operations in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$98,000
per year
A Portfolio Operations Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $98,000 per year
Additional Pay
$18k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private