Business Operations Specialist Salary in Sector of Accommodation and Food Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Business Operations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,610
25th Percentile Wage
$34,140
50th Percentile Wage
$47,200
75th Percentile Wage
$63,160
90th Percentile Wage
$81,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for business operations specialists in the industry sector of accommodation and food services. 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 $81,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $24,610.

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 accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,200
0.70% 10.11%
2016
$46,870
0.92% -
2015
$46,440
3.27% -
2014
$44,920
2.03% -
2013
$44,010
3.59% -
2012
$42,430
- -

Compare Business Operations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of business operations specialists in ten industries in the accommodation and food services 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 traveler accommodation industry with an annual salary $49,280. The lowest paying industry is the drinking places (alcoholic beverages) industry (annual salary $37,360). For detailed business operations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Traveler Accommodation
$49,280
Accommodation
$49,170
Rooming and Boarding Houses
$47,450
Casino Hotels
$47,060
Special Food Services
$46,660
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
$46,430
Full-Service Restaurants
$45,530
Food Services and Drinking Places
$44,420
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$43,810
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
$37,360

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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