Occupational Employment Statistics

Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2009

11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate medicine and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.

National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
State profile for this occupation
Metropolitan area profile for this occupation


National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
271,710 0.6 % $43.74 $90,970 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $23.92 $30.62 $39.35 $50.95 $67.45
Annual Wage (2) $49,750 $63,700 $81,850 $105,980 $140,300


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 102,780 $46.47 $96,660
Offices of Physicians 25,370 $42.62 $88,650
Nursing Care Facilities 19,280 $37.29 $77,560
Home Health Care Services 15,490 $39.98 $83,160
Outpatient Care Centers 13,270 $40.85 $84,980

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing 300 $75.02 $156,050
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 50 $68.13 $141,720
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing 150 $64.41 $133,980
Scientific Research and Development Services 1,220 $64.05 $133,220
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses 40 $63.95 $133,020


State profile for this occupation: Top

States with the highest published employment concentrations and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all States with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

States with the highest concentration of workers in this occupation:

State Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
District of Columbia 2,100 $46.19 $96,080 3.290
New York 26,680 $50.80 $105,670 3.144
Maryland 7,070 $49.52 $103,000 2.822
Maine 1,650 $39.13 $81,390 2.808
Oklahoma 4,220 $32.02 $66,600 2.767

Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
Washington 3,990 $52.63 $109,460 1.432
Massachusetts 8,580 $51.45 $107,020 2.709
Rhode Island 870 $51.02 $106,120 1.905
New Jersey 7,730 $51.01 $106,100 2.008
New York 26,680 $50.80 $105,670 3.144


Metropolitan area profile for this occupation: Top

Metropolitan areas with the highest published employment concentrations and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all Metropolitan areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of workers in this occupation:

MSA Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
Jackson, TN 310 $33.43 $69,540 5.385
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 830 $31.50 $65,510 4.773
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 920 $40.81 $84,890 4.514
Athens-Clarke County, GA 350 $40.61 $84,470 4.482
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 860 $40.44 $84,110 4.290

Top paying metropolitan areas for this occupation:

MSA Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
Salinas, CA 520 $63.77 $132,650 3.317
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 1,370 $59.00 $122,730 1.547
Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, MA-NH NECTA Division 150 $58.36 $121,390 2.573
Burlington-South Burlington, VT 340 $57.59 $119,780 3.070
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 2,120 $57.09 $118,750 1.507


About May 2009 National, State, Metropolitan, and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas in every State and the District of Columbia. The top five employment and wage figures are provided above. The complete list is available in the downloadable XLS files.

Percentile wage estimates show the percentage of workers in an occupation that earn less than a given wage and the percentage that earn more. The median wage is the 50th percentile wage estimate--50 percent of workers earn less than the median and 50 percent of workers earn more than the median. More about percentile wages.


(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.


Other OES estimates and related information:

May 2009 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

List of Occupations in Alphabetical Order

Download May 2009 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates in Zipped XLS files

Technical Notes

Last Modified Date: May 14, 2010

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