Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Operations Specialties Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,380
25th Percentile Wage
$72,910
50th Percentile Wage
$103,100
75th Percentile Wage
$143,120
90th Percentile Wage
$192,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations specialties managers in the industry sector of retail trade. 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 $192,180. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $103,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $53,380.

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 retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$103,100
5.77% 15.00%
2016
$97,150
5.42% -
2015
$91,880
1.59% -
2014
$90,420
1.55% -
2013
$89,020
1.55% -
2012
$87,640
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Compare Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of operations specialties managers in 42 industries in the retail trade 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 clothing stores industry with an annual salary $139,650. The lowest paying industry is the florists industry (annual salary $65,720). For detailed operations specialties manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Clothing Stores
$139,650
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$132,270
Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores
$117,910
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$115,620
Shoe Stores
$114,030
Nonstore Retailers
$113,040
Jewelry, Luggage, and Leather Goods Stores
$108,000
Automobile Dealers
$107,840
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$105,070
Direct Selling Establishments
$99,680
Home Furnishings Stores
$99,610
Health and Personal Care Stores
$97,820
Health and Personal Care Stores
$97,820
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$97,210
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$97,210
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores
$97,140
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
$96,100
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$93,490
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
$92,280
Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$91,390
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
$90,360
Furniture Stores
$90,170
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$89,890
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$89,180
Other General Merchandise Stores
$89,090
Food and Beverage Stores
$88,610
Food and Beverage Stores
$87,460
Gasoline Stations
$86,090
Gasoline Stations
$86,090
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores
$84,320
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers
$84,280
Specialty Food Stores
$84,010
Vending Machine Operators
$83,260
Sporting Goods Stores
$82,930
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$82,140
General Merchandise Stores
$80,560
Book Stores and News Dealers
$80,360
Lawn and Garden Equipment and Supplies Stores
$79,880
Department Stores
$75,580
Used Merchandise Stores
$70,030
Grocery Stores
$69,740
Florists
$65,720

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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