General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,420
25th Percentile Wage
$64,060
50th Percentile Wage
$90,320
75th Percentile Wage
$145,590
90th Percentile Wage
$181,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $181,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,420.

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
$90,320
4.21% 8.26%
2016
$86,520
-0.02% -
2015
$86,540
0.76% -
2014
$85,880
1.22% -
2013
$84,830
2.32% -
2012
$82,860
- -

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Memphis with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $90,320 in Memphis is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Memphis is 2.5 percent (2.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Knoxville and 36.2 percent (36.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

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 Memphis, Tennessee.