Operations Team Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$95,000
$63,000
$95,000
$141,000
Operations team leaders in the United States make an average salary of $95,121 per year or $45.73 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $63,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $142,000. If you like following the crowd, retail and finance companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out finance, automotive, and technology companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. California, Maine, Washington, Nevada, and New Mexico provide the highest operations team leader salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Seattle, WA
$112,243
Lewiston, ME
$110,951
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Map of Operations Team Leader Salaries

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Average Operations Team Leader Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an operations team leader is roughly $95,121 per year, which boils down to $45.73 per hour. Interestingly enough, operations team leaders have the highest salaries in Redwood City, CA at about $127,685 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Redwood City, CA is $74,000. Additionally, operations team leaders make more than the average salary in Seattle, WA, Lewiston, ME, Austin, TX, Kahului, HI, and Boston, MA. On a more broad level, operations team leader salaries are highest in California, Maine, Washington, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Rhode Island. On the contrary, South Carolina, Indiana, and Iowa offer the lowest operations team leader salaries.

Average Operations Team Leader Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as an operations team leader, being employed by a company such as Google or Bloomberg would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like eBay and Facebook also report highly competitive salaries for operations team leaders.

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Average Operations Team Leader Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, operations team leader salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that finance, automotive, and technology companies tend to offer much higher salaries for operations team leaders. For example, operations team leaders make a whopping average salary of $118,494 while working for finance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $101,042 at automotive companies and $99,411 at technology companies. But operations team leaders may want to avoid working in the transportation industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $74,971.

Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$118,494
$118k
Automotive
Automotive
$101,042
$101k
Technology
Technology
$99,411
$99k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$94,734
$95k
Retail
Retail
$80,401
$80k
Transportation
Transportation
$74,971
$75k

Operations Team Leader Salary History

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Operations Team Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an operations team leader can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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$83,500
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