Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

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)
115,360 0.8 % $30.99 $64,460 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.43 $21.94 $28.83 $37.33 $47.67
Annual Wage (2) $36,250 $45,640 $59,970 $77,650 $99,150


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 31,290 2.39 $28.74 $59,770
Local Government (OES Designation) 15,820 0.29 $35.80 $74,470
State Government (OES Designation) 8,140 0.37 $32.20 $66,980
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 6,780 4.75 $27.99 $58,230
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities 6,710 1.16 $27.46 $57,110

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 6,780 4.75 $27.99 $58,230
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,740 2.93 $33.03 $68,710
Grantmaking and Giving Services 3,470 2.71 $35.94 $74,750
Individual and Family Services 31,290 2.39 $28.74 $59,770
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 6,240 1.92 $28.14 $58,530

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) 810 0.04 $45.99 $95,660
Scientific Research and Development Services 310 0.05 $39.68 $82,520
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 170 0.08 $39.18 $81,500
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 2,890 0.06 $38.04 $79,130
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals 390 0.17 $37.67 $78,360


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 14,390 1.01 1.14 $33.92 $70,550
New York 10,710 1.25 1.42 $36.47 $75,870
Pennsylvania 5,650 1.01 1.14 $29.89 $62,180
Illinois 5,510 0.98 1.10 $28.54 $59,370
Texas 5,340 0.51 0.57 $30.44 $63,320




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 1,230 2.11 2.39 $26.90 $55,950
Vermont 550 1.88 2.12 $26.14 $54,380
Oregon 3,010 1.87 2.11 $28.71 $59,710
Alaska 580 1.82 2.06 $30.91 $64,300
Iowa 2,520 1.71 1.93 $25.20 $52,410




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 560 1.24 1.40 $39.12 $81,370
District of Columbia 910 1.40 1.58 $38.55 $80,180
New Jersey 3,660 0.96 1.09 $37.37 $77,730
New York 10,710 1.25 1.42 $36.47 $75,870
Florida 3,270 0.45 0.51 $35.80 $74,470





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 6,660 1.29 1.46 $39.63 $82,420
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,840 0.99 1.12 $35.36 $73,560
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,420 0.94 1.06 $30.12 $62,650
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,650 1.55 1.75 $32.26 $67,110
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,220 1.22 1.38 $33.69 $70,070
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,860 1.06 1.20 $33.24 $69,130
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 1,550 1.55 1.75 $29.88 $62,160
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,530 0.65 0.74 $39.48 $82,120
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Division 1,330 1.37 1.55 $35.51 $73,870
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 1,320 1.32 1.49 $36.04 $74,960