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
$41,760
25th Percentile Wage
$55,960
50th Percentile Wage
$76,590
75th Percentile Wage
$103,210
90th Percentile Wage
$133,190

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 $133,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $41,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201676,590-0.12%2.74%
201576,6800.93%-
201475,9701.37%-
201374,9300.59%-
201274,490--

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 $85,810. 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
$85,810
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$81,990
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$81,080
Telecommunications
$80,800
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$77,290
Satellite Telecommunications
$76,220
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$75,660
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$75,660
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$73,590
Other Telecommunications
$73,430
Other Information Services
$71,750
Other Information Services
$71,750
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$71,170
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$69,560
Television Broadcasting
$65,750
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$65,710
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$64,320
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$62,650
Newspaper Publishers
$60,020
Sound Recording Industries
$59,410
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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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