Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Median Annual Wage: $97,270
Education: Bachelor's degree (29%); Some college, no degree (19%); High school diploma or equivalent (15%)
Projected Growth: Average (8% to 14%)
Related Job Titles: Production Manager; Operations Manager; Operations Director; Facilities Manager; Business Manager; General Manager (GM); Plant Manager; Store Manager; Plant Superintendent; Facility Manager