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Operations Unit Manager in the United States

How much does a Operations Unit Manager earn in the United States? The average Operations Unit Manager salary in the United States is $54,732 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,313 and $63,222. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Manages the daily activities of an operations unit. Responsible for planning and directing budgets, goals, and business objectives. Requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent or in a related area. Typically reports to a senior manager. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.

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    Operations Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Operations Unit Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Operations Section Manager

    Bachelor's Degree

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