Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2010

11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
116,480 0.8 % $29.98 $62,360 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.51 $20.97 $27.86 $36.36 $46.60
Annual Wage (2) $34,330 $43,610 $57,950 $75,640 $96,920


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Individual and Family Services 29,440 2.43 $27.94 $58,120
Local Government (OES Designation) 15,280 0.27 $34.75 $72,280
State Government (OES Designation) 9,290 0.40 $31.68 $65,900
Residential Mental Retardation, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities 6,730 1.19 $26.33 $54,770
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 6,700 4.75 $26.64 $55,400

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 6,700 4.75 $26.64 $55,400
Social Advocacy Organizations 6,300 3.32 $30.32 $63,070
Grantmaking and Giving Services 3,690 2.99 $34.78 $72,340
Individual and Family Services 29,440 2.43 $27.94 $58,120
Other Residential Care Facilities 3,210 1.98 $26.92 $55,990

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 540 0.03 $45.87 $95,420
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services (8) (8) $44.08 $91,680
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 160 0.08 $40.78 $84,830
Scientific Research and Development Services 270 0.04 $38.66 $80,410
Insurance Carriers 120 0.01 $36.62 $76,160


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 14,670 1.05 1.14 $33.22 $69,100
New York 10,450 1.25 1.37 $36.02 $74,920
Texas 5,790 0.57 0.63 $27.80 $57,820
Pennsylvania 5,700 1.04 1.14 $29.05 $60,420
Massachusetts 5,150 1.65 1.80 $30.13 $62,660




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,410 2.21 2.41 $35.84 $74,550
Maine 1,130 1.96 2.14 $25.56 $53,160
Oregon 2,830 1.81 1.97 $26.96 $56,070
New Mexico 1,380 1.78 1.94 $25.87 $53,800
Connecticut 2,760 1.72 1.88 $28.55 $59,380




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 510 1.14 1.24 $39.45 $82,050
New Jersey 3,880 1.03 1.12 $36.32 $75,550
Florida 2,670 0.38 0.41 $36.04 $74,960
New York 10,450 1.25 1.37 $36.02 $74,920
District of Columbia 1,410 2.21 2.41 $35.84 $74,550

Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 6,300 1.26 1.38 $38.94 $81,000
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,310 1.13 1.23 $34.26 $71,270
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,640 1.59 1.74 $31.45 $65,410
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL Metropolitan Division 2,540 0.72 0.78 $28.65 $59,580
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 2,230 0.97 1.06 $36.59 $76,110
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,120 1.17 1.28 $31.41 $65,330
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,620 0.96 1.05 $33.09 $68,830
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 1,520 0.90 0.98 $25.27 $52,560
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 1,490 1.57 1.71 $35.66 $74,180
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 1,430 1.49 1.63 $27.62 $57,450




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Santa Fe, NM 360 5.86 6.40 $24.98 $51,960
Bismarck, ND 220 3.57 3.89 $26.26 $54,620
Olympia, WA 320 3.39 3.70 $34.22 $71,170
Waterbury, CT 200 3.18 3.47 $23.43 $48,740
Salem, OR 400 2.78 3.03 $26.86 $55,870
Bangor, ME 140 2.31 2.52 $26.31 $54,720
Peabody, MA NECTA Division 220 2.26 2.47 $24.17 $50,280
Williamsport, PA 110 2.14 2.33 $27.52 $57,230
Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, MA-NH NECTA Division 120 2.10 2.30 $31.65 $65,820
Lewiston-Auburn, ME 100 2.09 2.28 $25.32 $52,670