Management occupations are most often employed by the
industry. The average yearly wage for Management occupations was Restaurants & Food Services $89,842 in 2015. The top 3 most similar occupations to Management occupations by wage are , Computer & mathematical occupations and Architecture & engineering occupations . Management occupations are part of the Legal Occupations Management, business, & financial occupations category, along with Business & financial operations occupations.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Management occupations are
, Upper East Side PUMA, NY and Upper West Side & West Side PUMA, NY . The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Management occupations are Chelsea, Clinton & Midtown Business District PUMA, NY , Walnut Creek (West), Lafayette, Orinda Cities & Moraga Town PUMA, CA and Cupertino, Saratoga Cities & Los Gatos Town PUMA, CA . San Ramon City & Danville Town PUMA, CA
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Management occupations and on wages and locations for those in the field.
is the industry that employs the most Management occupations, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Management occupations, by average wage, is Restaurants & Food Services . Management occupations are paid most in Oil & gas extraction but are relatively concentrated in Norwalk, Westport & Darien Towns PUMA, CT . Walnut Creek (West), Lafayette, Orinda Cities & Moraga Town PUMA, CA
2015, Management occupations earned an average of $89,842, $41,303 more than the average national salary of $48,539.
Legal Occupations make somewhat more than Management occupations while Architecture & engineering occupations make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Management occupations as measured by average annual salary in the US.
2015, Management occupations had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.433, which is lower than the national average of 0.486. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Management occupations (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).
This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Management occupations.
This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a
relatively high population of Management occupations.
14.5M 2015 workforce
1 year Growth
The number of people employed as Management occupations has been growing at a rate of 4.14%, from
13.9M people in 2014 to 14.5M people in 2015.
This graphic shows the share of Management occupations employed by various industries.
employs the largest share of Management occupations at Restaurants & Food Services 7.34%, followed by with Construction 7.08% and with Real estate 4.22%.
Demographic information on Management occupations in the US. The average age of male Management occupations in the workforce is
46.1 and of female Management occupations is 44.2, and the most common race/ethnicity for Management occupations is White.
8.54M Male Workforce
5.94M Female Workforce
59% of Management occupations are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Management occupations.
Most common race or ethnicity of Management occupations
2. Black or African American
81.6% of Management occupations are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 7.8% of Management occupations, Black or African American is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Management occupations.
Average Male Age
Average Female Age
The median age of Management occupations is
45.3, and Male employees are generally 1.89 years older than than their Female counterparts.
Data on higher education choices for Management occupations from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Management occupations is
but a relatively high number of Management occupations hold a major in Business . Personal & Culinary Services
ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.
This graphic shows the share of Bachelor's Degree concentrations held by Management occupations whose highest degree obtained (which may be in another concentration) is a
. Bachelor's degree
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Management occupations from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Management occupations need many skills, but most especially
Reading Comprehension, Critical Thinking, and Monitoring. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Management occupations need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Management of Material Resources, and Technology Design.
Projections on wages and job growth for Management occupations from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow
6.5%, but Management occupations are expected to see a growth of 5.5% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.
This line chart shows the 10-year projected employment growth (from 2014 to 2024) for Management occupations. This profession is expected to grow slower than
6.5%, the average rate of national job growth.