Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2003 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Management Occupations

SOC major groups



These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in every State and the District of Columbia. These and other data elements, including the 10th, 25th, 75th, and 90th percentile wages are available in the downloadable Excel files(XLS).

Click on the SOC Code Number to view an occupational profile.

Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
11-0000 Management Occupations 6,653,480 $34.07 $39.80 $82,790 0.2 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 389,880 $64.78 $67.58 $140,580 0.3 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 1,892,060 $35.00 $42.64 $88,700 0.3 %
11-1031 Legislators 65,280 $7.90 $15.14 $31,490 2.1 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 71,100 $29.01 $35.18 $73,170 1.0 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 182,600 $40.01 $44.32 $92,190 0.5 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 314,180 $38.69 $44.15 $91,840 0.4 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 58,490 $31.16 $35.94 $74,750 1.2 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 278,300 $27.37 $30.67 $63,780 0.4 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 266,020 $43.15 $45.78 $95,230 0.3 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 521,750 $37.16 $41.92 $87,190 0.4 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers 171,530 $33.08 $36.15 $75,190 0.4 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 166,350 $33.90 $36.88 $76,710 0.3 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 91,060 $31.22 $34.17 $71,080 0.4 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 97,450 $30.57 $33.50 $69,670 0.5 %
11-9011 Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers 5,420 $22.83 $25.04 $52,080 1.5 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 196,110 $31.96 $35.96 $74,790 0.6 %
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Child Care Center/Program 56,030 $16.59 $19.37 $40,290 1.5 %
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 206,310 (4) (4) $76,210 2.0 %
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 98,160 $32.04 $35.60 $74,040 0.8 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 194,940 $45.42 $47.94 $99,710 0.4 %
11-9051 Food Service Managers 229,960 $17.91 $20.20 $42,010 3.8 %
11-9061 Funeral Directors 23,080 $21.48 $25.82 $53,710 2.5 %
11-9071 Gaming Managers 3,560 $27.46 $30.91 $64,300 1.5 %
11-9081 Lodging Managers 30,760 $17.16 $19.70 $40,980 0.9 %
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 226,160 $31.04 $34.92 $72,630 0.4 %
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 41,810 $41.28 $45.19 $93,990 1.3 %
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 26,060 $24.10 $24.51 $50,980 0.1 %
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 156,120 $18.46 $22.86 $47,550 1.3 %
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 116,020 $21.85 $23.77 $49,440 1.0 %

About May 2003 National, State, and Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Estimates for residual, "All Other", occupations are not available.

(1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.

(2) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a "year-round, full-time" hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly mean wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.

(3) The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.

(4) = Hourly wage rates for occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available.


National OES estimates by SOC major group



May 2003 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2003 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2003 Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2003 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

List of Occupations in Alphabetical Order

Download May 2003 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates in Zipped Excel files

Technical notes

Last Modified Date: May 7, 2004

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