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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019

13-1198 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other

This occupation includes the 2018 SOC occupations 13-1082 Project Management Specialists and 13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other and the 2010 SOC occupation 13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, 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 occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
1,279,390 0.5 % $38.57 $80,220 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $19.20 $26.02 $35.37 $47.67 $61.74
Annual Wage (2) $39,930 $54,110 $73,570 $99,150 $128,420


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) 173,850 8.65 $42.09 $87,550
Management of Companies and Enterprises 77,330 3.14 $40.50 $84,250
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 60,290 1.95 $32.56 $67,720
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 59,740 4.01 $40.20 $83,610
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 55,690 2.56 $46.80 $97,340

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) 173,850 8.65 $42.09 $87,550
Grantmaking and Giving Services 10,450 7.27 $37.94 $78,920
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 960 5.01 $50.26 $104,540
Social Advocacy Organizations 9,850 4.43 $30.90 $64,280
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 500 4.22 $45.36 $94,340

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers 1,340 2.51 $54.68 $113,730
Software Publishers 12,730 2.95 $51.51 $107,140
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing 3,230 0.89 $50.78 $105,630
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 960 5.01 $50.26 $104,540
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing (8) (8) $48.62 $101,130


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 209,160 12.03 1.38 $40.09 $83,390
Texas 117,990 9.49 1.09 $39.78 $82,750
Florida 86,800 9.87 1.13 $33.16 $68,970
Illinois 52,030 8.63 0.99 $38.45 $79,970
Colorado 50,930 19.01 2.18 $42.00 $87,360




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 36,840 50.92 5.85 $49.39 $102,720
Colorado 50,930 19.01 2.18 $42.00 $87,360
Washington 43,590 13.13 1.51 $40.14 $83,490
New Jersey 49,290 12.06 1.38 $40.02 $83,250
California 209,160 12.03 1.38 $40.09 $83,390




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 36,840 50.92 5.85 $49.39 $102,720
Maryland 29,930 11.08 1.27 $45.56 $94,770
Virginia 36,920 9.52 1.09 $44.39 $92,320
New York 49,010 5.15 0.59 $44.26 $92,060
Massachusetts 22,420 6.19 0.71 $44.10 $91,730





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)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 75,750 12.14 1.39 $39.26 $81,650
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 71,210 7.37 0.85 $43.94 $91,390
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 70,810 22.27 2.56 $48.78 $101,470
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 41,490 11.35 1.30 $40.59 $84,420
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 39,570 16.01 1.84 $44.72 $93,010
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 39,190 8.38 0.96 $38.90 $80,900
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 33,930 12.37 1.42 $37.75 $78,520
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 33,730 22.29 2.56 $43.06 $89,560
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 31,590 15.63 1.79 $41.85 $87,040
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 28,770 9.43 1.08 $43.03 $89,510