Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics
PRINT:Print
OEWS OEWS Program Links

Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2020

11-0000 Management Occupations (Major Group)

Management Occupations 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 and Facilities 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 and Childcare Administrators, Preschool and Daycare; Education Administrators, Kindergarten through Secondary; Education Administrators, Postsecondary; Education Administrators, All Other; Architectural and Engineering Managers; Food Service Managers; Gambling 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; Funeral Home Managers; Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other


National estimates for Management Occupations
Industry profile for Management Occupations
Geographic profile for Management Occupations

National estimates for Management Occupations:

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for Management Occupations:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
7,947,300 0.2 % $ 60.81 $ 126,480 0.2 %

Percentile wage estimates for Management Occupations:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $ 24.84 $ 35.70 $ 52.77 $ 76.71 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $ 51,670 $ 74,250 $ 109,760 $ 159,550 (5)


Industry profile for Management Occupations:

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Management Occupations are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in Management Occupations, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in Management Occupations:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Management of Companies and Enterprises 473,740 19.56 $ 74.96 $ 155,910
Elementary and Secondary Schools 340,680 4.13 $ 50.58 $ 105,210
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OEWS Designation) 300,350 5.56 $ 46.55 $ 96,830
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 275,150 12.51 $ 81.36 $ 169,220
Real Estate 267,450 16.20 $ 43.88 $ 91,270

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in Management Occupations:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Land Subdivision 8,850 25.06 $ 61.15 $ 127,190
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 4,970 23.51 $ 68.87 $ 143,250
Management of Companies and Enterprises 473,740 19.56 $ 74.96 $ 155,910
Grantmaking and Giving Services 27,480 19.05 $ 66.81 $ 138,970
Other Investment Pools and Funds 2,040 18.95 $ 77.83 $ 161,890

Top paying industries for Management Occupations:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 107,560 11.41 $ 94.37 $ 196,280
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 20,670 12.87 $ 91.94 $ 191,240
Scientific Research and Development Services 127,450 16.94 $ 88.46 $ 184,000
Other Information Services 44,960 12.94 $ 87.53 $ 182,060
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 2,770 14.17 $ 87.38 $ 181,740


Geographic profile for Management Occupations:

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for Management Occupations are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in Management Occupations, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in Management Occupations:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 1,061,750 64.62 1.13 $ 69.78 $ 145,140
Texas 668,900 55.27 0.97 $ 57.76 $ 120,150
New York 473,070 54.43 0.95 $ 78.43 $ 163,120
Florida 457,220 54.16 0.95 $ 53.46 $ 111,190
Illinois 421,190 74.84 1.31 $ 60.26 $ 125,330




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Management Occupations:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 90,520 131.73 2.31 $ 75.80 $ 157,660
Massachusetts 303,950 90.74 1.59 $ 67.97 $ 141,370
Connecticut 118,960 77.20 1.35 $ 70.60 $ 146,850
Illinois 421,190 74.84 1.31 $ 60.26 $ 125,330
Utah 109,050 73.24 1.28 $ 47.33 $ 98,450




Top paying states for Management Occupations:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 473,070 54.43 0.95 $ 78.43 $ 163,120
New Jersey 219,100 57.92 1.01 $ 77.44 $ 161,080
District of Columbia 90,520 131.73 2.31 $ 75.80 $ 157,660
Delaware 19,260 45.17 0.79 $ 71.01 $ 147,700
Connecticut 118,960 77.20 1.35 $ 70.60 $ 146,850





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in Management Occupations:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 526,780 59.63 1.04 $ 83.06 $ 172,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 369,510 63.46 1.11 $ 67.37 $ 140,130
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 339,400 77.81 1.36 $ 63.37 $ 131,810
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 257,210 98.86 1.73 $ 71.00 $ 147,680
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 254,670 84.27 1.47 $ 74.70 $ 155,370
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 212,310 59.16 1.04 $ 61.73 $ 128,390
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 209,440 89.86 1.57 $ 80.68 $ 167,810
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 199,330 75.71 1.33 $ 60.07 $ 124,940
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 171,460 57.75 1.01 $ 61.30 $ 127,490
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 149,400 59.57 1.04 $ 57.27 $ 119,110




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Management Occupations:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 257,210 98.86 1.73 $ 71.00 $ 147,680
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 105,680 95.81 1.68 $ 90.74 $ 188,740
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 34,560 91.70 1.61 $ 84.17 $ 175,080
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 209,440 89.86 1.57 $ 80.68 $ 167,810
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 254,670 84.27 1.47 $ 74.70 $ 155,370
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 46,160 83.90 1.47 $ 67.10 $ 139,560
Salt Lake City, UT 58,420 80.60 1.41 $ 51.02 $ 106,130
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 339,400 77.81 1.36 $ 63.37 $ 131,810
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN 73,610 76.22 1.33 $ 54.22 $ 112,770
Bloomington, IL 6,250 75.74 1.33 $ 54.52 $ 113,390