Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
958,670 0.5 % $35.99 $74,870 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $18.28 $24.75 $33.19 $44.27 $56.97
Annual Wage (2) $38,020 $51,480 $69,040 $92,080 $118,500


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) 166,950 8.26 $39.95 $83,100
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64,730 2.81 $38.44 $79,960
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 54,600 1.82 $30.33 $63,080
State Government (OES Designation) 44,500 2.03 $31.59 $65,710
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 41,350 3.10 $38.39 $79,840

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) 166,950 8.26 $39.95 $83,100
Grantmaking and Giving Services 10,170 7.31 $33.21 $69,080
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 1,100 4.73 $31.49 $65,490
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 17,990 4.19 $31.45 $65,420
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) 4,950 4.10 $40.91 $85,100

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 $53.63 $111,550
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media 60 0.39 $52.07 $108,310
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing 2,830 0.77 $50.43 $104,890
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 510 2.90 $48.00 $99,850
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 290 2.71 $47.32 $98,420


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 138,000 8.64 1.27 $39.50 $82,150
Florida 77,000 9.37 1.37 $32.74 $68,090
Texas 67,810 5.77 0.85 $38.71 $80,520
Illinois 54,880 9.30 1.36 $32.34 $67,260
New Jersey 44,410 11.23 1.64 $36.26 $75,420




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 31,000 44.14 6.46 $48.88 $101,670
Colorado 40,420 16.12 2.36 $37.98 $78,990
New Jersey 44,410 11.23 1.64 $36.26 $75,420
Washington 32,530 10.61 1.55 $36.95 $76,850
Florida 77,000 9.37 1.37 $32.74 $68,090




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 31,000 44.14 6.46 $48.88 $101,670
New York 23,420 2.57 0.38 $45.01 $93,620
Maryland 21,060 7.98 1.17 $42.78 $88,980
Virginia 30,530 8.12 1.19 $41.26 $85,810
Massachusetts 11,550 3.34 0.49 $39.84 $82,880





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 49,870 20.02 2.93 $47.58 $98,960
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 36,080 9.92 1.45 $32.75 $68,120
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 35,150 8.33 1.22 $37.04 $77,040
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 30,400 4.61 0.68 $42.82 $89,070
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 26,500 18.72 2.74 $39.18 $81,500
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 23,360 9.15 1.34 $34.51 $71,790
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 21,340 13.44 1.97 $38.13 $79,310
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 20,360 10.66 1.56 $33.93 $70,580
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 17,730 6.04 0.88 $43.31 $90,090
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 16,370 6.74 0.99 $39.39 $81,930