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Occupational Employment Statistics


11-1011 Chief Executives

Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 51024$76.06/hr$29.90/hr$46.27/hr$62.10/hr$86.44/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and Mining30N/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities670$109.23/hr
Financial Activities560N/A
Professional and Business Services2,120$85.13/hr
Education and Health Services1,170$70.35/hr
Leisure and Hospitality80$74.81/hr
Other Services400$45.20/hr
Public Administration610$63.11/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 60$67.65/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 80$88.24/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 110$79.81/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 110$63.62/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 120$91.64/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 170$78.45/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 200$88.86/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 250$68.51/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 270$63.17/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 290$64.84/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 310$65.17/hr-5.7%
Southeast Minnesota 380$69.03/hr-9.1%
Southwest Minnesota 410$68.67/hr-7.1%
Northwest Balance of State 410$60.19/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 510$62.10/hr-7.4%
Central Minnesota 580$75.07/hr-6.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,600$98.64/hr-8.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 4,940$96.19/hrN/A
Minnesota 7,270$82.15/hr-8.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Sales Managers 9,240$64.79/hr3.6%
Marketing Managers 7,750$76.65/hr5.7%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 1,580$38.18/hr7.8%
Advertising and Promotions Managers 160$61.21/hr7.1%
Purchasing Managers 1,550$61.59/hr4.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 2,720$42.57/hr-3.3%
Training and Development Managers 710$54.57/hr7.8%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,010$47.96/hr2.2%
Social and Community Service Managers 5,850$36.97/hr11.8%
Fundraisers 2,370$31.34/hr7.8%

  • Direct or coordinate an organization's financial or budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, or increase efficiency.
  • Direct, plan, or implement policies, objectives, or activities of organizations or businesses to ensure continuing operations, to maximize returns on investments, or to increase productivity.
  • Direct or coordinate activities of businesses or departments concerned with production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Analyze operations to evaluate performance of a company or its staff in meeting objectives or to determine areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change.
  • Supervise employees or volunteers working on sustainability projects.
  • Create and maintain sustainability program documents, such as schedules and budgets.
  • Direct non-merchandising departments, such as advertising, purchasing, credit, or accounting.
  • Interpret and explain policies, rules, regulations, or laws to organizations, government or corporate officials, or individuals.
  • Develop, or oversee the development of, marketing or outreach media for sustainability projects or events.
  • Research environmental sustainability issues, concerns, or stakeholder interests.