Other Business Operations Specialist Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of other business operations specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other business operations specialist salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Business Operations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other business operations specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other business operations specialists is $130,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other business operations specialists is $40,310.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other business operations specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Other Business Operations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of other business operations specialists in 103 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other business operations specialist occupations is the industrial machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $95,670. The lowest paying industry is the jewelry and silverware manufacturing industry (annual salary $47,160). For detailed other business operations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Other Food Manufacturing
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
Forging and Stamping
Tobacco Manufacturing
Paper Manufacturing
Apparel Manufacturing
Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Textile Furnishings Mills
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
Footwear Manufacturing
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Grain and Oilseed Milling
Dairy Product Manufacturing
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Plastics Product Manufacturing
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
Textile Mills
Animal Food Manufacturing
Textile Product Mills
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
Printing and Related Support Activities
Printing and Related Support Activities
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Rubber Product Manufacturing
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
Other Textile Product Mills
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Wood Product Manufacturing
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
Machine Shops
Sawmills and Wood Preservation
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
Beverage Manufacturing
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
Fabric Mills
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing

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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