Sales And Operations Manager Statistics and Facts in the US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for sales and operations managers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 206,974 sales and operations managers currently employed in the United States.
- 28.5% of all sales and operations managers are women, while only 67.8% are men.
- The average age of an employed sales and operations manager is 44 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of sales and operations managers is White (72.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (13.1%) and Asian (6.1%).
- The majority of sales and operations managers are located in NY, New York and TX, Houston.
- Sales and operations managers are paid an average annual salary of $104,742.
- Sales and operations managers average starting salary is $63,000.
- In 2021, women earned 90% of what men earned.
- The top 10% of highest-paid sales and operations managers earn as much as $173,000 or more.
- 18% of all sales and operations managers are LGBT.
- Sales and operations managers are more likely to work at public companies in comparison to private companies.
Sales And Operations Manager Statistics By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Sales And Operations Manager
Women Earn 90¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man
Sales And Operations Manager Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the sales and operations manager position over time.
Sales And Operations Manager Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, general superintendent and director of plant operations have the biggest difference in gender.
|Administrative Assistant To General Manager||11%||85%|
|Sales And Operations Manager||68%||29%|
|District Commercial Superintendent||90%||2%|
|Director Of Plant Operations||93%||4%|
Sales And Operations Manager Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among sales and operations managers is White, which makes up 72.6% of all sales and operations managers. Comparatively, there are 13.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 6.1% of the Asian ethnicity.
- White, 72.6%
- Hispanic or Latino, 13.1%
- Asian, 6.1%
- Black or African American, 5.6%
- Unknown, 2.2%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%
Sales And Operations Manager Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among sales and operations managers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Sales And Operations Manager Wage Gap By Race
Average Age of a Sales And Operations Manager
We determined the average age of sales and operations managers based on ethnicity and gender.
Sales And Operations Manager Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of sales and operations manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of sales and operations managers is 40+ years old, which represents 64% of the population.
Types of Sales And Operations Manager Degree Levels
Sales And Operations Manager Wage Gap By Education
Sales And Operations Manager Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ sales and operations managers. We found that the most common company type is public. In addition, the industry that employs the most sales and operations managers is the retail industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire sales and operations managers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
The Types Of Companies Sales And Operations Manager Work In
Employees with the sales and operations manager job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most sales and operations managers prefer to work at public companies over private companies.
Top Industries Hiring Sales And Operations Managers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ sales and operations managers. Those industries include retail, technology and manufacturing.
Sales And Operations Manager Turnover And Employment Statistics
Sales And Operations Manager Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of sales and operations managers changed.
- Unemployment rate
The Average Number of Years That Sales And Operations Manager Stay in a Job
By looking over 12,994 sales and operations managers resumes, we figured out that the average sales and operations manager enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 32%.
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Sales And Operations Managers with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to sales and operations managers.
|Sales And Operations Manager||17.88%|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Sales And Operations Managers
The most common foreign language among sales and operations managers is Spanish at 51.8%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 9.0% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 5.4%.
- Spanish, 51.8%
- French, 9.0%
- Portuguese, 5.4%
- German, 4.5%
- Chinese, 4.0%
- Other, 25.3%