How much does a Director of Operations make?

Updated Oct 18, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$100,665 /yr
Average Base Pay

7,721 salaries

$58K

Low

$101K

Average

$175K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Director of Operations is $100,665 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Director of Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7721 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director of Operations employees.

Seniority Levels

L7
Director of Operations$100,665 /yr
L8
Senior Director of Operations$150,171 /yr
Career Path

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$63,644

per year

Director of Operations

$100,665

per year

Operations Manager

$70,865

per year

Regional Director of Operations

$121,387

per year

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Chick-fil-A
3.9

Chick-fil-A

Director of Operations - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $13 - $53
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$13

$53

$13 - $53 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Director of Operations

$114,866

 /yr
Range: $69K - $184K

$69K

$184K

$69,449 - $184,405 Range

Amedisys
3.4

Amedisys

Director of Operations

$96,340

 /yr
Range: $81K - $132K

$81K

$132K

$81,399 - $131,678 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Director of Operations

$134,789

 /yr
Range: $64K - $196K

$64K

$196K

$63,587 - $196,406 Range

Keller Williams
4.3

Keller Williams

Director of Operations

$52,033

 /yr
Range: $33K - $85K

$33K

$85K

$32,734 - $85,069 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Director of Operations

$104,210

 /yr
Range: $49K - $149K

$49K

$149K

$49,308 - $149,336 Range

Okemos Public Schools

Director of Operations

$90,386

 /yr
Range: $90K - $90K

$90K

$90K

$90,386 - $90,386 Range

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Aramark
3.4

Aramark

Director of Operations

$91,830

 /yr
Range: $72K - $141K

$72K

$141K

$72,309 - $141,295 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Director of Operations

$129,799

 /yr
Range: $87K - $186K

$87K

$186K

$87,013 - $186,095 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

Fresenius Medical Care - North America

Director of Operations

$115,222

 /yr
Range: $98K - $144K

$98K

$144K

$97,763 - $143,826 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Director of Operations

$111,950

 /yr
Range: $40K - $167K

$40K

$167K

$40,165 - $167,083 Range

Uncommon Schools
3.1

Uncommon Schools

Director of Operations

$108,639

 /yr
Range: $97K - $132K

$97K

$132K

$96,835 - $132,419 Range

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
3.9

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Director of Operations

$46,127

 /yr
Range: $32K - $86K

$32K

$86K

$32,113 - $85,762 Range

Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Director of Operations

$171,636

 /yr
Range: $134K - $225K

$134K

$225K

$133,985 - $225,000 Range

US Marine Corps
3.9

US Marine Corps

Director of Operations

$109,329

 /yr
Range: $19K - $224K

$19K

$224K

$19,323 - $223,977 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Director of Operations

$229,687

 /yr
Range: $108K - $281K

$108K

$281K

$108,052 - $280,728 Range

Northwestern Mutual
4

Northwestern Mutual

Director of Operations

$66,640

 /yr
Range: $45K - $129K

$45K

$129K

$45,186 - $128,529 Range

Papa John's
3.4

Papa John's

Director of Operations

$74,344

 /yr
Range: $46K - $107K

$46K

$107K

$45,964 - $106,553 Range

United States House of Representatives
4

United States House of Representatives

Director of Operations

$68,408

 /yr
Range: $51K - $82K

$51K

$82K

$51,325 - $82,169 Range

PSAV
3.6

PSAV

Director of Operations

$67,336

 /yr
Range: $55K - $80K

$55K

$80K

$54,745 - $80,411 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Director of Operations salaries

The national average salary for a Director of Operations is $100,665 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Director of Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7721 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Director of Operations employees.

The highest salary for a Director of Operations in United States is $174,758 per year.

The lowest salary for a Director of Operations in United States is $57,986 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$110,000
per year
An Operations Director/Manager in the Santa Cruz, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Santa Cruz, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$147,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $147,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$225,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$112,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $112,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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