Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

11-1021 General and Operations Managers



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.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 2,390118$42.41/hr$16.63/hr$25.73/hr$35.96/hr$51.40/hr$76.58/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and Mining220$38.97/hr
Construction2,600$47.44/hr
Manufacturing5,240$51.27/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities12,280$41.94/hr
Information1,380$45.45/hr
Financial Activities3,820$61.95/hr
Professional and Business Services9,030$57.62/hr
Education and Health Services3,370$37.42/hr
Leisure and Hospitality3,150$29.06/hr
Other Services2,920$39.26/hr
Public Administration2,440$46.59/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 640$42.67/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 660$35.90/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 740$32.42/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 860$42.09/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 1,430$38.14/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 1,440$35.39/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 1,880$37.25/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 2,020$37.03/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 2,230$36.92/hr2.6%
Southeast Balance of State 2,350$33.78/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 2,390$35.96/hr7.8%
Northwest Balance of State 2,530$35.62/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 2,630$35.44/hr3.5%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 2,700$46.53/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 3,360$34.67/hr4.5%
Central Minnesota 3,860$40.20/hr11.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 31,030$50.99/hr7.2%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 33,270$50.33/hrN/A
Minnesota 46,440$45.84/hr7.4%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Administrative Services Managers 6,700$44.87/hr7.9%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,260$46.96/hr7.0%
Managers, All Other 9,350$58.02/hrN/A
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 320$35.83/hr-15.9%
Gaming Managers 100$29.68/hr1.2%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 24,660$32.24/hr7.9%
Purchasing Managers 2,140$54.84/hr6.8%
Sales Managers 11,120$58.06/hr6.1%


  • Monitor suppliers to ensure that they efficiently and effectively provide needed goods or services within budgetary limits.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Direct administrative activities directly related to making products or providing services.
  • Prepare staff work schedules and assign specific duties.
  • Review financial statements, sales or activity reports, or other performance data to measure productivity or goal achievement or to identify areas needing cost reduction or program improvement.
  • Direct or coordinate financial or budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, or increase efficiency.
  • Direct administrative activities directly related to making products or providing services.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Direct or coordinate financial or budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, or increase efficiency.
  • Establish or implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, or procedures in conjunction with board members, organization officials, or staff members.