Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other*

* This occupation has the same title, but not necessarily the same content, as the 2010 SOC occupation

All business operations specialists not listed separately.


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)
967,250 0.6 % $33.21 $69,070 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.48 $22.65 $30.78 $41.03 $52.88
Annual Wage (2) $34,280 $47,110 $64,030 $85,350 $109,990


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)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 174,370 8.45 $37.07 $77,100
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58,280 3.06 $35.74 $74,350
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 54,830 1.92 $27.17 $56,520
State Government (OES Designation) 51,770 2.28 $29.90 $62,200
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 43,490 4.13 $35.30 $73,420

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 174,370 8.45 $37.07 $77,100
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 35,050 8.37 $27.91 $58,050
Grantmaking and Giving Services 8,550 6.73 $32.60 $67,800
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 520 5.83 $37.87 $78,760
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 43,490 4.13 $35.30 $73,420

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 3,900 2.46 $48.85 $101,620
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 1,540 1.39 $47.44 $98,670
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing 1,440 0.94 $44.66 $92,890
Software Publishers 6,120 2.31 $43.93 $91,370
Oil and Gas Extraction (8) (8) $42.09 $87,540


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 134,320 9.57 1.27 $35.39 $73,610
Illinois 81,890 14.69 1.95 $31.45 $65,410
Florida 66,630 9.32 1.24 $29.39 $61,120
Texas 61,870 6.00 0.80 $35.31 $73,450
New Jersey 50,590 13.42 1.78 $33.69 $70,070




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)
District of Columbia 33,190 51.47 6.83 $43.53 $90,550
Colorado 38,120 17.49 2.32 $33.46 $69,590
Illinois 81,890 14.69 1.95 $31.45 $65,410
New Jersey 50,590 13.42 1.78 $33.69 $70,070
Minnesota 34,610 13.33 1.77 $28.06 $58,360




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 33,190 51.47 6.83 $43.53 $90,550
Maryland 26,100 10.52 1.40 $38.66 $80,420
Virginia 35,480 9.99 1.32 $37.27 $77,510
Connecticut 7,610 4.73 0.63 $35.99 $74,850
Alabama 6,430 3.55 0.47 $35.78 $74,420





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)
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 60,530 16.90 2.24 $32.25 $67,070
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 55,580 24.06 3.19 $43.00 $89,430
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 32,270 8.44 1.12 $33.72 $70,140
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 26,240 15.34 2.03 $29.64 $61,650
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 25,190 4.98 0.66 $35.51 $73,870
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 24,400 20.32 2.70 $34.08 $70,880
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 17,520 7.86 1.04 $35.50 $73,840
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 16,450 8.05 1.07 $37.37 $77,730
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 15,280 11.16 1.48 $35.02 $72,850
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 15,070 15.88 2.11 $33.62 $69,920