Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
119,770 0.8 % $33.38 $69,430 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $18.64 $23.52 $30.54 $40.47 $52.39
Annual Wage (2) $38,770 $48,920 $63,530 $84,180 $108,960


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 32,890 2.07 $30.39 $63,210
Local Government (OES Designation) 15,510 0.29 $38.86 $80,820
State Government (OES Designation) 8,260 0.37 $34.53 $71,820
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities 7,290 1.20 $29.91 $62,200
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 7,020 4.55 $30.40 $63,230

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 7,020 4.55 $30.40 $63,230
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,750 2.87 $35.54 $73,930
Grantmaking and Giving Services 3,110 2.28 $39.52 $82,200
Other Residential Care Facilities 3,600 2.20 $30.28 $62,990
Individual and Family Services 32,890 2.07 $30.39 $63,210

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) 980 0.05 $46.90 $97,550
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 320 0.03 $45.74 $95,150
Scientific Research and Development Services 440 0.07 $44.35 $92,250
Insurance Carriers 80 0.01 $44.35 $92,240
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 210 0.08 $42.16 $87,690


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 14,300 0.92 1.06 $36.21 $75,320
New York 11,520 1.28 1.48 $41.94 $87,230
Massachusetts 6,780 2.00 2.30 $32.49 $67,580
Pennsylvania 6,280 1.10 1.27 $32.24 $67,070
Illinois 4,130 0.71 0.81 $30.37 $63,180



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)
Connecticut 3,450 2.08 2.39 $34.00 $70,720
Massachusetts 6,780 2.00 2.30 $32.49 $67,580
Maine 1,080 1.83 2.10 $27.02 $56,200
Vermont 540 1.79 2.06 $33.13 $68,910
Delaware 760 1.74 2.01 $31.47 $65,470



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 1,130 1.67 1.93 $46.75 $97,230
New York 11,520 1.28 1.48 $41.94 $87,230
New Jersey 3,460 0.89 1.02 $39.55 $82,270
Virginia 2,430 0.66 0.76 $38.01 $79,050
Alaska 350 1.07 1.24 $37.81 $78,650




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 8,080 1.25 1.44 $43.98 $91,480
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,900 0.95 1.09 $38.21 $79,470
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 3,610 2.05 2.36 $35.13 $73,070
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,270 0.63 0.73 $32.13 $66,830
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 2,010 0.83 0.96 $46.95 $97,650
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,890 1.00 1.16 $36.69 $76,310
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 1,570 1.44 1.66 $32.50 $67,590
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 1,480 1.69 1.94 $34.55 $71,850
San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco, CA Metropolitan Division 1,380 1.35 1.56 $37.56 $78,120
Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA Metropolitan Division 1,340 1.27 1.46 $40.07 $83,330