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How much does a Operations Director make?

Updated Jul 29, 2021

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$106,390 /yr
Average Base Pay

968 salaries

$58K

Low

$106K

Average

$194K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Operations Director is $106,390 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Operations Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 968 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Operations Director employees.

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Director of Operations$99,390 /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 an Operations Director salaries

The national average salary for an Operations Director is $106,390 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Operations Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 968 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Operations Director employees.

The highest salary for an Operations Director in United States is $193,792 per year.

The lowest salary for an Operations Director in United States is $58,407 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$141,000
per year
An International Operations Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $141,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$96,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$37,500
per year
A Director of Operations in the Fayetteville, NC Area area reported making $37,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Fayetteville, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$99,688
per year
A Director of Technology Operations in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $99,688 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$160,000
per year
A Regional Operations Director in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Private
$63,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Lynchburg, VA Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Lynchburg, VA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$195,000
per year
A Director of Operations in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
Additional Pay
$45k cash bonus
$50k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
An Operations Director in the Santa Fe, NM Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Santa Fe, NM Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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