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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
Southwest Minnesota 34019$92.94/hr$39.56/hr$60.28/hr$81.10/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities360$106.17/hr
Financial Activities440N/A
Professional and Business Services2,160$105.57/hr
Education and Health Services1,110$74.75/hr
Leisure and Hospitality60$69.81/hr
Other Services230$71.96/hr
Public Administration400$66.01/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$61.25/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 80$85.93/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 80$63.83/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 90$82.29/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 100$82.34/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 150$81.92/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 190$83.76/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 230$77.36/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 240$76.66/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 240$75.03/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 280$66.88/hr-5.7%
Southeast Minnesota 330$77.20/hr-9.1%
Southwest Minnesota 340$81.10/hr-7.1%
Northwest Balance of State 370$64.32/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 430$64.32/hr-7.4%
Central Minnesota 520$82.78/hr-6.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,920>$100/hr-8.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 4,230>$100/hrN/A
Minnesota 6,330$91.34/hr-8.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Sales Managers 8,900$64.04/hr3.6%
Marketing Managers 7,220$77.06/hr5.7%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 1,530$39.09/hr7.8%
Advertising and Promotions Managers 180$60.61/hr7.1%
Purchasing Managers 1,560$64.38/hr4.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,200$41.16/hr-3.3%
Training and Development Managers 810$52.10/hr7.8%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,100$47.88/hr2.2%
Social and Community Service Managers 4,960$38.74/hr11.8%
Fundraisers 2,220$31.29/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.