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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

11-3031 Financial Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate accounting, investing, banking, insurance, securities, and other financial activities of a branch, office, or department of an establishment.


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)
608,120 0.6 % $70.59 $146,830 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $32.51 $43.95 $61.53 $85.98 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $67,620 $91,420 $127,990 $178,840 (5)


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)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 89,330 4.45 $57.13 $118,820
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69,930 2.95 $77.59 $161,400
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services 39,510 4.12 $84.60 $175,960
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 36,530 3.92 $100.56 $209,160
Insurance Carriers 27,010 2.31 $75.64 $157,330

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Investment Pools and Funds 450 5.25 $94.42 $196,390
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 89,330 4.45 $57.13 $118,820
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services 39,510 4.12 $84.60 $175,960
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 36,530 3.92 $100.56 $209,160
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 600 3.23 $94.72 $197,010

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 36,530 3.92 $100.56 $209,160
Motion Picture and Video Industries (8) (8) $96.33 $200,360
Cable and Other Subscription Programming 300 0.55 $95.23 $198,080
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 600 3.23 $94.72 $197,010
Other Investment Pools and Funds 450 5.25 $94.42 $196,390


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 81,350 4.78 1.14 $75.71 $157,480
New York 42,460 4.52 1.08 $101.21 $210,510
Illinois 40,040 6.68 1.59 $69.56 $144,680
Texas 39,580 3.27 0.78 $72.11 $149,990
Massachusetts 33,880 9.49 2.26 $71.30 $148,300




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 6,900 9.69 2.31 $80.15 $166,710
Massachusetts 33,880 9.49 2.26 $71.30 $148,300
Connecticut 15,750 9.49 2.26 $80.37 $167,160
Illinois 40,040 6.68 1.59 $69.56 $144,680
Iowa 8,630 5.59 1.33 $55.11 $114,620




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 42,460 4.52 1.08 $101.21 $210,510
New Jersey 21,340 5.27 1.25 $84.56 $175,880
Connecticut 15,750 9.49 2.26 $80.37 $167,160
Delaware 1,940 4.33 1.03 $80.34 $167,110
District of Columbia 6,900 9.69 2.31 $80.15 $166,710





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-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 52,350 5.51 1.31 $100.32 $208,670
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 32,640 7.03 1.67 $73.01 $151,860
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 32,160 5.26 1.25 $75.90 $157,860
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 29,480 10.69 2.54 $73.79 $153,480
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 20,650 6.59 1.57 $82.22 $171,010
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 16,320 6.75 1.61 $88.63 $184,350
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 13,960 5.20 1.24 $74.02 $153,960
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 12,450 6.37 1.51 $67.83 $141,090
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 11,930 4.19 1.00 $80.30 $167,020
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 11,350 3.80 0.91 $75.52 $157,090