Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic 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)
115,550 0.7 % $30.43 $63,290 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.83 $21.31 $28.20 $36.77 $46.98
Annual Wage (2) $35,010 $44,320 $58,660 $76,490 $97,720


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 (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Individual and Family Services 30,150 2.41 $28.28 $58,820
Local Government (OES Designation) 14,900 0.27 $35.54 $73,930
State Government (OES Designation) 8,940 0.39 $31.61 $65,750
Residential Mental Retardation, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities 6,800 1.19 $27.11 $56,390
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 6,790 4.72 $27.07 $56,310

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 6,790 4.72 $27.07 $56,310
Social Advocacy Organizations 6,240 3.20 $31.98 $66,530
Grantmaking and Giving Services 3,540 2.79 $36.16 $75,210
Individual and Family Services 30,150 2.41 $28.28 $58,820
Other Residential Care Facilities 3,050 1.92 $27.01 $56,170

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 660 0.03 $45.46 $94,560
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services (8) (8) $44.63 $92,830
Scientific Research and Development Services 370 0.06 $39.75 $82,670
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 160 0.07 $39.08 $81,280
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 3,020 0.06 $37.35 $77,690


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

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





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 14,560 1.04 1.15 $33.14 $68,930
New York 10,790 1.28 1.42 $35.57 $73,990
Pennsylvania 6,170 1.11 1.23 $29.79 $61,970
Texas 5,450 0.53 0.59 $28.36 $58,980
Massachusetts 5,120 1.62 1.80 $30.39 $63,210




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Maine 1,240 2.16 2.39 $26.03 $54,150
Vermont 540 1.85 2.06 $25.92 $53,910
Oregon 2,860 1.80 2.00 $28.66 $59,600
Alaska 550 1.75 1.94 $29.02 $60,360
Connecticut 2,740 1.70 1.89 $29.62 $61,600




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,090 1.68 1.87 $39.76 $82,700
Rhode Island 560 1.24 1.38 $39.21 $81,550
New Jersey 3,630 0.96 1.07 $37.06 $77,080
New York 10,790 1.28 1.42 $35.57 $73,990
Florida 2,950 0.41 0.46 $35.19 $73,200





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 6,550 1.29 1.44 $39.07 $81,270
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,240 1.11 1.23 $33.68 $70,050
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 2,990 0.83 0.93 $27.13 $56,440
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,520 1.50 1.67 $32.38 $67,340
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,370 1.30 1.45 $33.65 $69,990
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,800 0.78 0.87 $40.04 $83,290
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,750 1.02 1.13 $33.57 $69,820
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 1,460 1.49 1.65 $30.17 $62,750
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,310 0.59 0.65 $31.85 $66,250
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 1,300 1.35 1.50 $37.69 $78,400