BUSINESS OWNER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$109,000
$70,000
Min 10%
$109,000
Median 50%
$168,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
New Mexico
Average Experience Level
6.0 years
How much does a business owner make?
As a Business Owner in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $109,176 per year or $52.49 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 99,000. The top 10 percent earn over $169,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $70,000 annually. Finance companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, and California have the highest paying Business Owner jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 6.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Owner
$93,412

Average Business Owner Salary By Company

Business Owners report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Business Owners are Finance companies and Internet companies. Apple and DuPont are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Eaton and Slalom pay their Business Owners very well.

Average Business Owner Salary By Location

Across America, Business Owners make on average $109,176 annually or $52.49 hourly. The top city when it comes to Business Owner salaries is San Jose, CA at $108,428 per year. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Business Owners is $46,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Business Owner salaries are New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, and California. Alabama, Virginia, Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$108,428
2
Austin, TX
$106,946
3
Denver, CO
$104,367
4
Wichita, KS
$102,702
5
Oklahoma City, OK
$100,811

Average Business Owner Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Business Owner works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Professional companies, Automotive companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Business Owners. Professional companies pay Business Owners an average salary of $119,819, Automotive companies pay $111,318, and Hospitality companys come in at $106,771. The average salary for Business Owners in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $96,028.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$119,819
2
Automotive
$111,318
3
Hospitality
$106,771
4
Manufacturing
$105,232
5
Retail
$96,028

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$626,100
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