Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

11-0000 Management Occupations (Major Group)

This major group comprises the following occupations: Chief Executives ; General and Operations Managers ; Legislators ; Advertising and Promotions Managers ; Marketing Managers ; Sales Managers ; Public Relations and Fundraising Managers ; Administrative Services Managers ; Computer and Information Systems Managers ; Financial Managers ; Industrial Production Managers ; Purchasing Managers ; Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers ; Compensation and Benefits Managers ; Human Resources Managers ; Training and Development Managers ; Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers ; Construction Managers ; Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program ; Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School ; Education Administrators, Postsecondary ; Education Administrators, All Other ; Architectural and Engineering Managers ; Food Service Managers ; Funeral Service Managers ; Gaming Managers ; Lodging Managers ; Medical and Health Services Managers ; Natural Sciences Managers ; Postmasters and Mail Superintendents ; Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers ; Social and Community Service Managers ; Emergency Management Directors ; Managers, All Other


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 major group:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
6,936,990 0.2 % $55.30 $115,020 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this major group:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $22.29 $32.38 $47.38 $69.21 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $46,370 $67,350 $98,560 $143,950 (5)


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)
Management of Companies and Enterprises 447,960 19.83 $68.57 $142,620
Elementary and Secondary Schools 310,160 3.71 $45.66 $94,970
Local Government (OES Designation) 279,710 5.22 $40.53 $84,290
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 218,760 2.20 $28.39 $59,050
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 211,390 7.10 $51.66 $107,460

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Land Subdivision 8,450 20.89 $52.75 $109,710
Management of Companies and Enterprises 447,960 19.83 $68.57 $142,620
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 890 18.06 $85.38 $177,580
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 3,990 17.08 $61.73 $128,410
Grantmaking and Giving Services 22,570 16.53 $58.84 $122,380

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 37,350 8.36 $89.17 $185,470
Other Financial Investment Activities 47,660 10.80 $86.25 $179,400
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 890 18.06 $85.38 $177,580
Other Information Services 27,100 11.68 $80.17 $166,740
Oil and Gas Extraction 18,360 9.48 $79.64 $165,660


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 907,690 58.57 1.16 $61.02 $126,920
New York 462,840 51.51 1.02 $69.14 $143,810
Texas 458,860 39.65 0.79 $58.00 $120,640
Illinois 388,500 66.38 1.32 $52.37 $108,920
Florida 264,540 33.38 0.66 $55.62 $115,680



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 80,410 118.93 2.36 $66.05 $137,390
Massachusetts 255,000 75.07 1.49 $60.23 $125,290
Connecticut 114,720 69.13 1.37 $62.29 $129,560
Illinois 388,500 66.38 1.32 $52.37 $108,920
Oregon 105,200 60.62 1.21 $47.78 $99,380



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 462,840 51.51 1.02 $69.14 $143,810
New Jersey 207,160 53.03 1.05 $68.50 $142,470
District of Columbia 80,410 118.93 2.36 $66.05 $137,390
Delaware 18,120 41.76 0.83 $65.47 $136,180
Connecticut 114,720 69.13 1.37 $62.29 $129,560




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 365,630 56.43 1.12 $75.37 $156,770
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 247,080 69.18 1.38 $55.53 $115,500
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 228,880 55.78 1.11 $59.81 $124,400
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 183,450 75.89 1.51 $67.08 $139,530
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 158,960 64.09 1.27 $57.76 $120,150
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 152,710 86.69 1.72 $65.04 $135,280
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 129,050 44.05 0.88 $64.85 $134,890
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 126,030 67.02 1.33 $58.22 $121,090
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 102,120 43.83 0.87 $63.43 $131,920
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 98,680 52.61 1.05 $51.56 $107,250