Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other

All business operations specialists not listed separately.


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)
938,480 0.5 % $34.42 $71,590 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.39 $23.56 $31.78 $42.32 $54.44
Annual Wage (2) $36,170 $49,010 $66,090 $88,030 $113,230


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)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 164,100 8.17 $38.05 $79,150
Management of Companies and Enterprises 62,880 2.95 $36.07 $75,030
State Government (OES Designation) 54,770 2.50 $29.78 $61,940
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 45,390 1.55 $28.86 $60,030
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 40,730 3.52 $38.10 $79,260

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 164,100 8.17 $38.05 $79,150
Grantmaking and Giving Services 10,040 7.71 $33.49 $69,660
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 24,640 5.81 $29.13 $60,590
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 1,010 4.31 $32.40 $67,400
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 360 4.20 $39.67 $82,510

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers 370 0.38 $50.65 $105,340
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 1,650 1.48 $45.84 $95,340
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 2,340 1.51 $43.93 $91,370
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing 3,470 0.92 $43.52 $90,530
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing 5,080 1.83 $42.70 $88,820


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 133,610 9.08 1.28 $37.87 $78,760
Florida 70,980 9.52 1.35 $30.41 $63,250
Texas 67,540 6.19 0.87 $38.36 $79,790
Illinois 56,140 9.84 1.39 $32.78 $68,180
New Jersey 48,640 12.73 1.80 $34.36 $71,470




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 31,270 46.96 6.64 $44.22 $91,970
Colorado 40,830 17.79 2.51 $35.48 $73,790
New Jersey 48,640 12.73 1.80 $34.36 $71,470
Maryland 27,990 11.04 1.56 $38.93 $80,960
Illinois 56,140 9.84 1.39 $32.78 $68,180




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 31,270 46.96 6.64 $44.22 $91,970
Virginia 32,350 8.91 1.26 $39.19 $81,510
Maryland 27,990 11.04 1.56 $38.93 $80,960
Texas 67,540 6.19 0.87 $38.36 $79,790
California 133,610 9.08 1.28 $37.87 $78,760





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)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 52,340 22.11 3.12 $43.80 $91,110
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 38,340 10.36 1.46 $34.14 $71,010
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 32,790 8.25 1.17 $37.07 $77,100
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 26,240 20.48 2.89 $36.51 $75,940
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 23,710 4.52 0.64 $37.70 $78,410
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 23,600 10.23 1.44 $35.11 $73,020
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 18,990 6.88 0.97 $45.65 $94,950
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 16,980 7.90 1.12 $38.32 $79,710
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 16,930 11.68 1.65 $35.69 $74,240
Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA 14,230 16.99 2.40 $32.90 $68,430