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$322,826

Average Base Salary

$155/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$127,645

Average Bonus
The average chief operating officer (coo) salary in District of Columbia, United States is $322,826 or an equivalent hourly rate of $155. This is 9% higher (+$27,609) than the average chief operating officer (coo) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $127,645. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$224,966

Entry Level Salary

$497,553

Senior Level Salary
An entry level chief operating officer (coo) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $224,966. On the other end, a senior level chief operating officer (coo) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $497,553.

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Job Description
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
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