Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
934,370 0.5 % $35.10 $73,000 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.83 $24.08 $32.35 $43.07 $55.33
Annual Wage (2) $37,090 $50,080 $67,280 $89,600 $115,090


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) 160,070 8.10 $38.84 $80,780
Management of Companies and Enterprises 63,220 2.87 $36.28 $75,470
State Government (OES Designation) 52,530 2.41 $31.42 $65,360
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 49,650 1.69 $29.54 $61,450
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 39,650 3.26 $38.56 $80,200

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) 160,070 8.10 $38.84 $80,780
Grantmaking and Giving Services 9,960 7.51 $33.71 $70,120
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 20,700 4.86 $30.30 $63,010
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) 6,850 4.30 $39.55 $82,260
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 980 4.23 $34.07 $70,850

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 320 0.33 $53.65 $111,600
Hardware Manufacturing 50 0.20 $47.19 $98,150
Satellite Telecommunications 120 1.50 $46.49 $96,710
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 2,060 1.31 $44.79 $93,170
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 440 4.19 $44.65 $92,860


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 138,850 9.18 1.33 $38.32 $79,710
Florida 67,710 8.83 1.28 $31.43 $65,370
Texas 65,380 5.82 0.84 $38.86 $80,830
Illinois 55,020 9.54 1.38 $32.69 $67,990
New Jersey 46,930 12.13 1.75 $35.51 $73,870



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 30,340 44.97 6.50 $46.43 $96,580
Colorado 41,440 17.50 2.53 $36.58 $76,090
New Jersey 46,930 12.13 1.75 $35.51 $73,870
Minnesota 28,580 10.47 1.51 $30.58 $63,600
Maryland 26,210 10.25 1.48 $40.13 $83,460



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 30,340 44.97 6.50 $46.43 $96,580
New York 23,790 2.70 0.39 $41.64 $86,610
Virginia 30,790 8.44 1.22 $40.32 $83,860
Maryland 26,210 10.25 1.48 $40.13 $83,460
Texas 65,380 5.82 0.84 $38.86 $80,830




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 49,950 21.00 3.04 $45.64 $94,940
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 36,980 9.86 1.43 $33.54 $69,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 34,370 8.47 1.23 $38.03 $79,100
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 26,910 20.30 2.94 $37.85 $78,740
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 23,130 12.68 1.83 $32.13 $66,830
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 22,910 9.59 1.39 $35.13 $73,070
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 22,800 4.23 0.61 $42.33 $88,050
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 19,040 12.75 1.84 $37.21 $77,390
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 18,550 6.52 0.94 $46.37 $96,450
Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA 16,040 18.69 2.70 $33.21 $69,080