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Chief Operations Officer Salary

$294,609 (USD)

Average Salary

$142/hr

Average Hourly

$116,488

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 20, 2019

The average pay for a Chief Operations Officer is $294,609 a year and $142 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Chief Operations Officer is between $183,723 and $477,142. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Operations Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Heads, plans, oversees, and coordinates the entire operation of an organization toward the achievement of established policies, goals, and operating objectives.
  • Collaborates in the planning and formulation of organization policies and practices.
  • Oversees the design, operation, and improvement of the system that creates and delivers the organization's products or services.
  • Oversees and adjusts organization's processes and operations as necessary to ensure efficient and effective execution of policies and procedures.
  • This position is nearly always the second highest paid position in the organization.
Chief Operations Officer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Chief Executives

Job family population: 195,530

Estimated population of Chief Operations Officer jobs: 48,151

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$341,533
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Chief Operations Officer Job Listings for United States

Chief Operating Officer
Nov 19
New Orleans, LA, USA
Emerging Blue
We are searching for a COO for our client, a designer eyewear brand, who will be responsible for managing all hands-on operational aspects of the company while supporting the CEO + President in the ...
Chief Operating Officer for Insurance Brokerage
Nov 19
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Meridian Finance Group
The company is seeking a hands-on COO to manage and administer the operations of Texel Finance Inc (NY) and its subsidiary Meridian Finance Group (CA). Responsibilities include: · Finance ...
Chief Operating Officer
Nov 13
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National Funding
National Funding is looking for an experienced Operations executive to become our 1st Chief Operating Officer ("COO") . Top candidates will be exemplary leaders, have superb business acumen, and have ...
Chief Operating Officer
Nov 14
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Argent Therapeutics, Inc.
COO will assist with Series A financing and be willing to defer compensation until financing takes ... implement operational plan for the development of lead compound and analogues. • Help with ...
Chief Operating Officer - Landscaping
Nov 9
Cleveland, United States
Growth Factor Group, Inc.
ONLY APPLY if - You are the key executive driving client-focused operations and financials of a ...  CFO or a similarly relevant role in a multi-branch landscape/green industry business. Primary ...

The average pay for a Chief Operations Officer is $294,609 a year and $142 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Chief Operations Officer is between $183,723 and $477,142. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Operations Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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