Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2017

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)
1,001,420 0.5 % $36.42 $75,740 0.2 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $18.29 $24.93 $33.66 $44.90 $57.92
Annual Wage (2) $38,050 $51,860 $70,010 $93,380 $120,460


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) 167,800 8.28 $40.77 $84,800
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66,260 2.85 $38.79 $80,680
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 54,850 1.82 $31.26 $65,010
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 48,680 2.23 $32.44 $67,480
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 42,260 3.09 $38.86 $80,820

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) 167,800 8.28 $40.77 $84,800
Grantmaking and Giving Services 10,230 7.18 $34.85 $72,480
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 1,020 4.46 $31.96 $66,470
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 17,960 4.12 $32.50 $67,590
Social Advocacy Organizations 8,330 3.92 $29.72 $61,810

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing 3,390 0.94 $54.73 $113,830
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 420 3.46 $46.92 $97,590
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation 320 0.90 $46.71 $97,150
Natural Gas Distribution 3,760 3.34 $45.98 $95,640
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing 110 0.61 $45.35 $94,320


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 156,510 9.37 1.33 $39.82 $82,820
Texas 78,270 6.58 0.94 $38.51 $80,110
Florida 74,050 8.80 1.25 $32.93 $68,500
Illinois 56,230 9.49 1.35 $32.68 $67,980
New Jersey 43,460 10.85 1.54 $37.11 $77,180




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 31,400 44.34 6.31 $48.72 $101,330
Colorado 40,580 15.88 2.26 $38.40 $79,880
New Jersey 43,460 10.85 1.54 $37.11 $77,180
Washington 34,370 10.79 1.54 $37.13 $77,240
Louisiana 18,100 9.51 1.35 $27.27 $56,730




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 31,400 44.34 6.31 $48.72 $101,330
Maryland 21,610 8.11 1.15 $43.30 $90,060
Virginia 31,640 8.35 1.19 $41.60 $86,530
Massachusetts 13,240 3.75 0.53 $40.88 $85,020
Alabama 7,230 3.76 0.54 $40.79 $84,850



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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 51,110 20.29 2.89 $47.57 $98,950
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 39,750 8.97 1.28 $37.64 $78,280
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 36,050 9.84 1.40 $33.54 $69,770
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 31,020 4.63 0.66 $39.47 $82,110
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 26,820 18.59 2.65 $39.51 $82,180
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 25,200 9.62 1.37 $35.84 $74,550
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 21,850 13.26 1.89 $38.37 $79,820
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 19,580 7.86 1.12 $39.27 $81,680
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 19,000 9.83 1.40 $34.84 $72,460
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 18,910 6.45 0.92 $43.02 $89,480


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Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Warner Robins, GA 2,540 36.50 5.20 $37.08 $77,140
Springfield, IL 3,650 34.16 4.86 $27.38 $56,960
Ames, IA 1,230 28.06 3.99 $28.86 $60,040
Trenton, NJ 5,720 24.93 3.55 $36.82 $76,580
California-Lexington Park, MD 980 21.60 3.07 $51.87 $107,890
Carson City, NV 570 20.45 2.91 $31.21 $64,920
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 51,110 20.29 2.89 $47.57 $98,950
Hinesville, GA 340 19.58 2.79 $32.25 $67,090
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 1,650 19.01 2.71 $38.53 $80,140
Boulder, CO 3,370 18.87 2.69 $37.76 $78,540