Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
926,610 0.5 % $35.33 $73,480 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $18.01 $24.36 $32.77 $43.55 $55.77
Annual Wage (2) $37,460 $50,670 $68,170 $90,580 $115,990


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) 160,290 8.07 $39.29 $81,730
Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,250 2.89 $37.38 $77,740
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 51,160 1.72 $30.02 $62,430
State Government (OES Designation) 48,620 2.21 $31.54 $65,600
Local Government (OES Designation) 39,090 0.73 $31.18 $64,850

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) 160,290 8.07 $39.29 $81,730
Grantmaking and Giving Services 10,060 7.37 $33.55 $69,790
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 18,700 4.34 $29.61 $61,590
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 990 4.22 $31.93 $66,410
Social Advocacy Organizations 7,520 3.75 $29.15 $60,620

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing 40 0.09 $51.04 $106,160
Satellite Telecommunications 30 0.48 $49.82 $103,620
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media 80 0.49 $49.34 $102,640
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing 3,230 0.88 $49.25 $102,440
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing 690 0.62 $47.25 $98,290


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 128,390 8.29 1.23 $38.69 $80,480
Florida 71,950 9.08 1.35 $31.77 $66,080
Texas 61,970 5.35 0.80 $38.29 $79,640
Illinois 58,920 10.07 1.50 $32.10 $66,770
New Jersey 46,610 11.93 1.78 $35.68 $74,210



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 29,680 43.91 6.53 $47.56 $98,930
Colorado 41,540 16.94 2.52 $37.71 $78,440
New Jersey 46,610 11.93 1.78 $35.68 $74,210
Illinois 58,920 10.07 1.50 $32.10 $66,770
Minnesota 27,790 10.02 1.49 $31.36 $65,230



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 29,680 43.91 6.53 $47.56 $98,930
New York 21,990 2.45 0.36 $42.09 $87,550
Maryland 22,360 8.61 1.28 $41.52 $86,350
Virginia 30,080 8.17 1.22 $40.86 $84,990
Alabama 6,510 3.46 0.51 $38.92 $80,960




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 48,150 19.92 2.96 $46.65 $97,030
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 35,910 10.05 1.50 $32.59 $67,790
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 33,250 8.10 1.21 $36.53 $75,990
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 30,570 4.72 0.70 $40.24 $83,700
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 26,930 19.60 2.92 $39.07 $81,260
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 23,160 12.31 1.83 $32.55 $67,710
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 22,840 9.21 1.37 $34.52 $71,800
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 19,990 13.01 1.94 $38.15 $79,350
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 16,610 5.67 0.84 $43.58 $90,650
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 14,630 6.28 0.93 $39.15 $81,430