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
$78,590
25th Percentile Wage
$100,090
50th Percentile Wage
$126,230
75th Percentile Wage
$158,690
90th Percentile Wage
$199,230

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 $199,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $126,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $78,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$126,230
2.24% 14.35%
2016
$123,400
3.91% -
2015
$118,580
3.02% -
2014
$115,000
2.90% -
2013
$111,660
3.17% -
2012
$108,120
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Compare Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of operations specialties managers in twelve 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 other electric power generation industry with an annual salary $142,550. The lowest paying industry is the geothermal electric power generation industry (annual salary $102,860). For detailed operations specialties manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Electric Power Generation
$142,550
Natural Gas Distribution
$142,150
Solar Electric Power Generation
$132,170
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$131,980
Utilities
$126,230
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$123,270
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$121,440
Biomass Electric Power Generation
$116,760
Wind Electric Power Generation
$116,730
Hydroelectric Power Generation
$116,450
Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$106,470
Geothermal Electric Power Generation
$102,860

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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