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

14.7% Jobs Projection
$113,510 Median Salary
3,200 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Managers Work in Texas?

In 2018, there were 20,710 Managers working in the state.

There were 16,570 Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 4,140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Managers in TX Employment Trend

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

Managers in TX vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Texas

Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 14.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Managers: Nation vs. TX

Texas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 3,200 annual job openings, and 41,260 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 Texas?

In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $71,360 to $174,540 with $113,510 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $34.31 to $83.91. The median hourly rate was $54.57.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $55.41 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.84.

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

Managers Earnings: TX vs. National Average

Top Texas Metros for Managers

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 7,460 $124,970
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 4,620 $124,520
Austin-Round Rock, TX 1,910 $106,550
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 1,720 $116,840
El Paso, TX 790 $101,790
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 570 $101,780
Laredo, TX 460 $103,590
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX 250 $101,780
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 190 $82,350
Lubbock, TX 170 $81,980
Midland, TX 170 $82,490
Corpus Christi, TX 170 $94,070
Waco, TX 110 $103,350
Killeen-Temple, TX 100 $104,690
Longview, TX 80 $85,140
Tyler, TX 80 $102,010
College Station-Bryan, TX 50 $97,860
Amarillo, TX 50 $123,580

Top States for Managers Employment

View the list below to see 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

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