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General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of general and operations managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,130
25th Percentile Wage
$67,950
50th Percentile Wage
$103,180
75th Percentile Wage
$146,470
90th Percentile Wage
$181,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $181,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general and operations managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$103,180
7.04% 13.21%
2016
$95,920
3.77% -
2015
$92,300
1.41% -
2014
$91,000
1.11% -
2013
$89,990
0.49% -
2012
$89,550
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Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Santa Cruz-Watsonville with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $103,180 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville 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 Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 29.6 percent (29.6%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 33.5 percent (33.5%) 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
$146,660
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$138,000
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$132,980
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$123,590
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$112,620
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$111,750
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$109,950
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$108,070
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$107,720
Napa
$107,640
Salinas
$104,260
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$103,180
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$101,540
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$99,170
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$98,660
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$97,460
Bakersfield-Delano
$97,280
Stockton
$97,080
Madera-Chowchilla
$94,880
Yuba City
$94,300
Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$92,930
Vallejo-Fairfield
$92,820
Fresno
$87,300
Merced
$85,260
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$84,690
Visalia-Porterville
$83,930
Redding
$83,800
Hanford-Corcoran
$83,420
Modesto
$83,410
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$82,840
El Centro
$77,020
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$75,600
Chico
$74,690
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$74,500
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$68,620



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