Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare operations specialties manager salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Operations Specialties Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$74,700
25th Percentile Wage
$96,320
50th Percentile Wage
$123,400
75th Percentile Wage
$155,950
90th Percentile Wage
$194,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations specialties managers in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) operations specialties managers is $194,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $123,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $74,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016123,4003.91%12.38%
2015118,5803.02%-
2014115,0002.90%-
2013111,6603.17%-
2012108,120--

Compare Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of operations specialties managers in four industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for operations specialties manager occupations is the natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $138,170. The lowest paying industry is the water, sewage and other systems industry (annual salary $97,210). For detailed operations specialties manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$138,170
Utilities
$123,400
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$120,450
Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$97,210

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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