Managers in Arkansas
Considering a career as a Manager in Arkansas?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Arkansas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Managers in Arkansas is growing faster than average.
Managers in Arkansas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Managers Work in Arkansas?
There were approximately 3,360 workers employed as Managers in this state in 2018.
There were 3,230 Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Arkansas has fewer Managers than average.
Job Projections for Arkansas
Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 16.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.
Arkansas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 710 annual job openings, and 9,050 total jobs in 2026 for Managers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Managers Make in Arkansas?
In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $41,130 to $148,270 with $75,190 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.77 to $71.28. The median hourly rate was $36.15.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $36.72 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.57.
The median salary in Arkansas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Arkansas Metros for Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR||1,170||$78,360|
|Fort Smith, AR-OK||360||$80,440|
|Pine Bluff, AR||50||$71,080|
|Hot Springs, AR||50||$64,870|
Top States for Managers Employment
View the list below to see where most Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||19,910||$141,320|
Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$141,320|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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