General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Wilmington, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Wilmington, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general and operations managers in Wilmington 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 Wilmington, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,860
25th Percentile Wage
$72,470
50th Percentile Wage
$97,750
75th Percentile Wage
$142,700
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Wilmington, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $142,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,860.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.86
25th Percentile Wage
$34.84
50th Percentile Wage
$47.00
75th Percentile Wage
$68.61
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Wilmington, North Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $68.61. The median hourly salary is $47.00. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.86.

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
201697,7501.95%1.16%
201595,840-2.89%-
201498,610-0.67%-
201399,2702.67%-
201296,620--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Wilmington with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $97,750 in Wilmington is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Wilmington is 20.3 percent (20.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Durham-Chapel Hill and 13.3 percent (13.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$122,640
Raleigh-Cary
$118,480
Greensboro-High Point
$113,880
Winston-Salem
$108,070
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$103,250
Rocky Mount
$102,800
Greenville
$102,420
Fayetteville
$102,290
Wilmington
$97,750
Asheville
$95,690
Burlington
$95,480
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$95,030
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$89,000
Goldsboro
$88,690
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$88,270
Jacksonville
$87,200
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$84,740

See also: Top paying jobs in Wilmington, North Carolina.