General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for general and operations managers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of general and operations managers among Tennessee cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of General and Operations Managers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,540
25th Percentile Wage
$57,690
50th Percentile Wage
$86,380
75th Percentile Wage
$139,740
90th Percentile Wage
$176,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $176,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,540.

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
$86,380
1.34% 9.87%
2016
$85,220
2.92% -
2015
$82,730
-1.91% -
2014
$84,310
5.34% -
2013
$79,810
2.46% -
2012
$77,850
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of General and Operations Managers in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of general and operations managers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of general and operations managers in state of Tennessee ranges from $57,620 to $92,610. The highest paying area for general and operations managers in Tennessee is Knoxville with a median annual salary of $92,610. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (mean annual salary $91,190). The lowest paying area is South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,620.

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




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