General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Tucson, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Tucson, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of general and operations managers in Tucson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Tucson, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,810
25th Percentile Wage
$51,080
50th Percentile Wage
$68,580
75th Percentile Wage
$97,270
90th Percentile Wage
$135,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Tucson, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $135,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.26
25th Percentile Wage
$24.56
50th Percentile Wage
$32.97
75th Percentile Wage
$46.76
90th Percentile Wage
$64.90

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Tucson, Arizona. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $64.90. The median hourly salary is $32.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.26.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of general and operations managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,580-1.94%-6.42%
201569,910-6.47%-
201474,4300.43%-
201374,1101.52%-
201272,980--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Tucson with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $68,580 in Tucson is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of Arizona. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Tucson is 21.2 percent (21.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale and 13.2 percent (13.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lake Havasu City-Kingman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$87,070
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$73,530
Tucson
$68,580
Prescott
$67,870
Flagstaff
$66,860
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$65,860
Yuma
$62,920
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
$59,550

See also: Top paying jobs in Tucson, Arizona.