Questions About Becoming an Owner

How Long Does It Take To Become An Owner?

It takes 7 years of professional experience to become an owner. That is the time it takes to learn specific owner skills, but does not account for time spent in formal education. If you include the normal education requirements to complete a college degree, then it takes 10 to 12 years years to become an owner.

Questions About Owner Salaries

What Is A Good Starting Salary For An Owner?

A good starting salary for an owner is $73,000 in the United States. That puts you in the 10th percentile of annual income for an owner in the U.S., which is about what you would expect if you were new to the field. The average salary for owners is $103,032, but that normally requires some level of experience to achieve. Furthermore, a good starting salary for an owner can vary by state.

Questions About Owner Jobs

Can An Owner Make 100k?

Yes, you can make $100,000 per year as an owner. The chances of earning over $100k for an owner are actually pretty good because the highest-paid owner positions typically pay at least $143,000 per year. The average annual salary is $103,032 for owner jobs. For example, owners in New Jersey whose salaries are in the 90th percentile earn an average salary of $212,000.

Questions About Owner Demographics

What Percentage Of Owners Are Female?

37.7% of owners are female in the United States. This is 2.9 percentage points higher than last year. Additionally, the percentage of female owners has increased by 6.8 percentage points since 2010. That means there are a total of 273,730 female owners in the U.S. and 452,346 male owners in the United States. Note that Zippia's estimate accounts only for the 726,076 people with the specific job title of owner and doesn't include grouping similar job titles, or people with potentially similar credentialing.