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Operations Director in the United States

How much does a Operations Director earn in the United States? The average Operations Director salary in the United States is $172,765 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $151,454 and $197,260. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Directs and oversees a major segment of the organization's operations, typically through subordinate operations managers. Leads the design and implementation of non-manufacturing operational policies, objectives, and initiatives. Evaluates current and proposed operational systems and procedures and implements changes as necessary. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.

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