Managers in Georgia
Want to work in Georgia as a Manager? Read this first!
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.
The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Georgia has more Managers than average.
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%.
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.
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|
|Athens-Clarke County, GA||140||$104,490|
|Warner Robins, GA||120||$113,420|
Top States for Managers Employment
The table below shows the states 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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