General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Chico, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Chico, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of general and operations managers in Chico 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 Chico, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,330
25th Percentile Wage
$51,500
50th Percentile Wage
$75,030
75th Percentile Wage
$113,090
90th Percentile Wage
$168,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Chico, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $168,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,330.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.91
25th Percentile Wage
$24.76
50th Percentile Wage
$36.07
75th Percentile Wage
$54.37
90th Percentile Wage
$80.98

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Chico, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.98. The median hourly salary is $36.07. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.91.

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
201675,0300.12%-1.65%
201574,940-7.81%-
201480,790-0.22%-
201380,9705.80%-
201276,270--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Chico with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $75,030 in Chico is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Chico is 46.7 percent (46.7%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 6.3 percent (6.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$140,790
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$139,740
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$128,060
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$119,450
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$111,800
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$111,750
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$107,720
Napa
$106,090
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$104,880
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$103,490
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$101,540
Salinas
$100,330
Bakersfield-Delano
$99,140
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$97,130
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$95,920
Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$95,080
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$94,940
Stockton
$94,020
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$93,770
Vallejo-Fairfield
$91,940
Madera-Chowchilla
$90,920
Hanford-Corcoran
$87,720
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$85,980
Yuba City
$85,640
Modesto
$85,320
Fresno
$85,240
Visalia-Porterville
$83,090
Merced
$82,560
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$79,450
El Centro
$79,000
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$78,070
Redding
$78,050
Chico
$75,030
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$71,480
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$70,270

See also: Top paying jobs in Chico, California.