Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Managers in Georgia

Find Schools Near

Managers in Georgia

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

9.0% Jobs Projection
$109,920 Median Salary
1,870 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Managers Work in Georgia?

In 2018, there were 14,480 Managers working in the state.

There were 11,520 Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 2,960 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Managers in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Georgia has more Managers than average.

Managers in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 9.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Managers: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 1,870 annual job openings, and 25,190 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 Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $60,510 to $179,190 with $109,920 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.09 to $86.15. The median hourly rate was $52.85.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $52.87 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.02.

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

Managers Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for Managers

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 11,840 $112,430
Chattanooga, TN-GA 1,230 $89,130
Savannah, GA 330 $103,410
Columbus, GA-AL 310 $74,430
Brunswick, GA 280 $113,420
Macon, GA 190 $113,070
Athens-Clarke County, GA 140 $104,490
Warner Robins, GA 120 $113,420
Dalton, GA 90 $87,080
Gainesville, GA 80 $108,210
Albany, GA 80 $86,470
Valdosta, GA 70 $59,500

Top States for Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 66,300 $129,300
Florida 23,160 $90,740
Texas 20,710 $113,510
District of Columbia 19,910 $141,320
New Jersey 18,370 $127,510
Virginia 17,280 $130,590
New York 16,600 $109,910
Georgia 14,480 $109,920
Tennessee 14,480 $74,130
Maryland 14,450 $119,900
Ohio 14,410 $97,600
Wisconsin 12,400 $75,630
North Carolina 11,990 $113,560
Washington 11,280 $116,700
Pennsylvania 11,060 $116,820
Louisiana 9,790 $79,900
Minnesota 9,350 $118,410
Colorado 8,940 $127,750
Massachusetts 8,660 $120,100
Arizona 8,520 $98,540

Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $141,320
Virginia $130,590
California $129,300
Colorado $127,750
New Jersey $127,510
Delaware $124,710
Massachusetts $120,100
Maryland $119,900
New Hampshire $118,520
Minnesota $118,410

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.