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General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of general and operations managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,170
25th Percentile Wage
$60,670
50th Percentile Wage
$89,960
75th Percentile Wage
$134,040
90th Percentile Wage
$185,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $185,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.79
25th Percentile Wage
$29.17
50th Percentile Wage
$43.25
75th Percentile Wage
$64.44
90th Percentile Wage
$89.26

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $89.26. The median hourly salary is $43.25. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.79.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of general and operations managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201689,9600.46%3.39%
201589,5502.32%-
201487,4700.08%-
201387,4000.56%-
201286,910--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Des Moines-West Des Moines with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $89,960, Des Moines-West Des Moines is the second highest paying city for general and operations managers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Cedar Rapids (median annual salary of $91,720). Compared with Cedar Rapids, the median annual salary of general and operations managers in Des Moines-West Des Moines is 1.9 percent (1.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$91,720
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$89,960
Ames
$82,810
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$76,630
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$72,620
Iowa City
$70,240
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$70,190
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$68,800
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$66,830
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$62,650
Dubuque
$62,000

See also: Top paying jobs in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa.