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
Southeast Minnesota 33027$87.59/hr$41.33/hr$55.03/hr$77.46/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities560N/A
Financial Activities460N/A
Professional and Business Services1,290$100.47/hr
Education and Health Services1,330$64.70/hr
Leisure and Hospitality120$68.00/hr
Other Services310$66.67/hr
Public Administration360$64.57/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$71.86/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 50$76.60/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 70$68.00/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 90$78.99/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 120$68.46/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 150$62.14/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 160$75.21/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 160$75.31/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 250$63.54/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 260$68.19/hr-9.9%
Southwest Minnesota 270$71.46/hr-9.9%
Southeast Balance of State 270$77.90/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 310$69.25/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 330$77.46/hr-7.7%
Northwest Minnesota 370$69.11/hr-6.5%
Central Minnesota 470$75.46/hr-4.0%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,940$95.01/hr-5.6%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 4,170$93.14/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,630$86.12/hr-5.9%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Financial Managers 15,750$60.42/hr16.8%
Sales Managers 10,700$59.21/hr6.1%
Human Resources Managers 4,560$55.75/hr8.1%
Social and Community Service Managers 4,010$36.13/hr9.6%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,470$39.36/hr5.4%
Training and Development Managers 1,100$51.83/hr9.2%
Marketing Managers 8,350$65.97/hr8.3%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,380$46.99/hr4.5%
Education Administrators, Kindergarten through Secondary 3,780$111,612.36/yr4.6%
Purchasing Managers 2,050$56.89/hr6.8%

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Review reports submitted by staff members to recommend approval or to suggest changes.
  • Confer with board members, organization officials, or staff members to discuss issues, coordinate activities, or resolve problems.