Business Operations Specialist Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Business Operations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,570
25th Percentile Wage
$57,080
50th Percentile Wage
$77,730
75th Percentile Wage
$104,260
90th Percentile Wage
$133,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for business operations specialists in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) business operations specialists is $133,940. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $77,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $42,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of business operations specialists in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,730
1.47% 4.17%
2016
$76,590
-0.12% -
2015
$76,680
0.93% -
2014
$75,970
1.37% -
2013
$74,930
0.59% -
2012
$74,490
- -

Compare Business Operations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of business operations specialists in 22 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for business operations specialist occupations is the software publishers industry with an annual salary $85,330. The lowest paying industry is the motion picture and video exhibition industry (annual salary $44,150). For detailed business operations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Software Publishers
$85,330
Telecommunications
$82,450
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$81,990
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$81,080
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$77,710
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$77,230
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$77,230
Satellite Telecommunications
$76,220
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$75,130
Other Information Services
$74,530
Other Information Services
$74,530
Other Telecommunications
$73,430
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$70,650
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$69,100
Television Broadcasting
$66,620
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$66,040
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$64,580
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$62,350
Newspaper Publishers
$61,410
Sound Recording Industries
$61,040
Radio Broadcasting
$53,800
Motion Picture and Video Exhibition
$44,150

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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