General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Knoxville, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Knoxville, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general and operations managers in Knoxville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Knoxville, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,410
25th Percentile Wage
$56,850
50th Percentile Wage
$92,610
75th Percentile Wage
$149,720
90th Percentile Wage
$206,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Knoxville, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $206,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general and operations managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,610
1.37% 9.08%
2016
$91,340
3.21% -
2015
$88,410
0.10% -
2014
$88,320
2.16% -
2013
$86,410
2.56% -
2012
$84,200
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Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Knoxville with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $92,610, Knoxville is the highest paying city for general and operations managers in state of Tennessee, followed by Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (median annual salary $91,190). In comparison, the median annual salary of general and operations managers in Knoxville is 1.5 percent (1.5%) higher than that in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Knoxville
$92,610
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$91,190
Memphis
$90,320
Cleveland
$88,710
Chattanooga
$82,700
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$75,430
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$73,710
Jackson
$72,880
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$72,010
Johnson City
$70,800
Clarksville
$65,590
Morristown
$65,160
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$57,620



See also: Top paying jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee.