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General and Operations Managers

in Massachusetts

Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Excludes First-Line Supervisors.

Occupation Projection for General and Operations Managers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
111021  General and Operations Managers 80,012 86,359 6,347 7.93 % 1,724 4,962 635 7,321 Bachelor's degree 

General and Operations Managers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    11,380  14 % 13,140  15 % 1,760  15 % $186,930
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    11,380  14 % 13,140  15 % 1,760  15 % $186,930
Food and Beverage Stores    6,470  8 % 6,920  8 % 450  7 % $83,210
Wholesale Trade    5,560  7 % 5,800  7 % 240  4 % $134,900
Finance and Insurance    5,240  7 % 5,570  6 % 330  6 % $178,070
Construction    4,910  6 % 5,560  6 % 650  13 % $145,660
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    4,090  5 % 4,510  5 % 420  10 % $120,160
Accommodation and Food Services    3,730  5 % 4,050  5 % 320  9 % $86,480
Other Services (except Government)    3,730  5 % 4,060  5 % 330  9 % $109,660
Administrative and Support Services    3,680  5 % 4,040  5 % 360  10 % $118,890
Food Services and Drinking Places    3,400  4 % 3,710  4 % 310  9 % $84,040
Specialty Trade Contractors    3,240  4 % 3,680  4 % 440  13 % $135,940
Health Care and Social Assistance    3,220  4 % 3,640  4 % 420  13 % $120,970
Information    2,830  4 % 2,840  3 % 10  0 % $148,680
Management of Companies and Enterprises    2,260  3 % 2,430  3 % 170  8 % $170,980
Management of Companies and Enterprises    2,260  3 % 2,430  3 % 170  8 % $170,980
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    2,250  3 % 2,370  3 % 120  5 % $97,630
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    2,240  3 % 2,390  3 % 150  7 % $136,160
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    2,200  3 % 2,300  3 % 100  5 % $141,070
Educational Services    2,140  3 % 2,490  3 % 350  17 % $109,680
Educational Services    2,140  3 % 2,490  3 % 350  17 % $109,680
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    2,030  3 % 2,070  2 % 40  2 % $123,820
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,910  2 % 2,070  2 % 160  9 % $181,870
Real Estate    1,880  2 % 2,020  2 % 140  7 % $140,750
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    1,800  2 % 1,980  2 % 180  10 % $99,470
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    1,690  2 % 1,770  2 % 80  5 % $142,590
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    1,590  2 % 1,670  2 % 80  5 % $210,380
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    1,560  2 % 1,570  2 % 10  1 % $137,250
Repair and Maintenance    1,500  2 % 1,640  2 % 140  9 % $103,750
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    1,480  2 % 1,590  2 % 110  7 % $120,510
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    1,330  2 % 1,420  2 % 90  7 % $135,720
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    1,280  2 % 1,410  2 % 130  10 % $91,080
Construction of Buildings    1,260  2 % 1,440  2 % 180  14 % $161,140
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    1,220  2 % 1,120  1 % -100  -8 % $142,950
Ambulatory Health Care Services    1,200  2 % 1,400  2 % 200  16 % $129,260
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    1,130  1 % 1,050  1 % -80  -7 % $170,370
Social Assistance    1,030  1 % 1,110  1 % 80  8 % $98,460
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    980  1 % 1,050  1 % 70  7 % $96,920
Personal and Laundry Services    750  1 % 840  1 % 90  11 % $101,160
Nonstore Retailers    680  1 % 730  1 % 50  7 % $129,330
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    650  1 % 760  1 % 110  17 % $117,450
Other Information Services    640  1 % 700  1 % 60  9 % $164,300
Truck Transportation    620  1 % 640  1 % 20  3 % $107,260
Machinery Manufacturing    570  1 % 570  1 % 0  -1 % $147,080
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    510  1 % 510  1 % 0  -1 % $153,630
Food Manufacturing    440  1 % 470  1 % 30  9 % $132,630
Waste Management and Remediation Service    410  1 % 470  1 % 60  16 % $130,640
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction    400  1 % 440  1 % 40  10 % $175,280
Printing and Related Support Activities    380  0 % 350  0 % -30  -6 % $140,860
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    340  0 % 380  0 % 40  11 % $104,220
Hospitals    340  0 % 370  0 % 30  8 % $169,390
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services    330  0 % 370  0 % 40  14 % $166,940
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    330  0 % 350  0 % 20  5 % $105,760
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores    320  0 % 310  0 % -10  -1 % $85,830
Chemical Manufacturing    300  0 % 310  0 % 10  0 % $164,920
Rental and Leasing Services    290  0 % 300  0 % 10  3 % $118,650
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    280  0 % 290  0 % 10  4 % $135,480
Utilities    230  0 % 250  0 % 20  12 % $137,560
Utilities    230  0 % 250  0 % 20  12 % $137,560
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing    220  0 % 230  0 % 10  2 % $157,480
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries    210  0 % 210  0 % 0  4 % $105,840
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    200  0 % 200  0 % 0  3 % $132,490
Paper Manufacturing    180  0 % 130  0 % -50  -28 % $153,590
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institution    180  0 % 200  0 % 20  9 % $137,110
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing    150  0 % 160  0 % 10  1 % $134,740
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing    110  0 % 100  0 % -10  -5 % $146,520
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