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General and Operations Managers in Georgia

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General and Operations Managers in Georgia

Want to work in Georgia as a General and Operations Manager? Read this first!

14.8% Jobs Projection
$92,450 Median Salary
8,910 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for General and Operations Managers in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for General and Operations Managers in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • General and Operations Managers in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many General and Operations Managers Work in Georgia?

In 2018, there were 85,920 General and Operations Managers working in the state.

There were 90,560 General and Operations Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 4,640 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

General and Operations Managers in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 30,330 General and Operations Managers working in it, which means Georgia has more General and Operations Managers than average.

General and Operations Managers in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for General and Operations Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 14.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.

Job Projections for General and Operations Managers: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 8,910 annual job openings, and a total of 101,150 jobs for Georgia General and Operations Managers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 210,700 annual jobs and 2,468,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do General and Operations Managers Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for General and Operations Managers ranged from $41,170 to $208,000 with $92,450 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.79 to $100. The median hourly rate was $44.45.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $44.44 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.01.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

General and Operations Managers Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for General and Operations Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most General and Operations Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 58,320 $102,280
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 3,380 $80,520
Chattanooga, TN-GA 3,220 $93,020
Savannah, GA 2,890 $83,620
Columbus, GA-AL 1,850 $76,800
Macon, GA 1,740 $75,830
Gainesville, GA 1,390 $80,550
Athens-Clarke County, GA 1,260 $70,340
Dalton, GA 1,120 $83,630
Warner Robins, GA 950 $75,640
Albany, GA 930 $67,510
Valdosta, GA 910 $73,440
Brunswick, GA 770 $70,600
Rome, GA 630 $60,900
Hinesville, GA 240 $62,020

Top States for General and Operations Managers Employment

View the list below to see where most General and Operations Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 249,800 $114,110
Texas 195,730 $101,580
New York 163,250 $129,690
Florida 123,800 $92,180
Illinois 122,790 $102,660
Georgia 85,920 $92,450
Pennsylvania 80,160 $112,620
Massachusetts 77,580 $110,760
Ohio 58,980 $96,110
Michigan 58,140 $101,270
Indiana 54,610 $82,230
North Carolina 54,330 $108,750
Virginia 52,440 $124,990
Arizona 50,540 $85,280
Maryland 48,180 $119,460
Washington 47,770 $104,160
Missouri 46,490 $81,500
Minnesota 46,440 $93,540
Utah 44,760 $66,670
New Jersey 43,070 $140,130

Below are the states where General and Operations Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $140,990
New Jersey $140,130
Rhode Island $134,840
Connecticut $131,310
New York $129,690
Delaware $125,970
Virginia $124,990
Maryland $119,460
California $114,110
Pennsylvania $112,620

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