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What Does it Take to Be a Business Operations Specialist?

Business Operations Specialist Definition All business operations specialists not listed separately.

Other Business Operations Specialist Job Titles

  • Liaison Officer
  • Location Manager
  • Employee Relations Specialist
  • Personnel Officer
  • Operations Assistant

Is There Going to be Demand for Business Operations Specialists?

There were about 1,023,900 jobs for Business Operations Specialist in 2016 (in the United States). New jobs are being produced at a rate of 8.8% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 90,400 new jobs for Business Operations Specialist by 2026. Due to new job openings and attrition, there will be an average of 104,200 job openings in this field each year.

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The states with the most job growth for Business Operations Specialist are Utah, Nevada, and Arkansas. Watch out if you plan on working in Alaska, Maine, or Oklahoma. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

How Much Does a Business Operations Specialist Make?

Business Operations Specialists make between $38,420 and $123,000 a year.

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Business Operations Specialists who work in District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia, make the highest salaries.

Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Business Operations Specialists in different U.S. states.

State Annual Mean Salary
Alabama $85,140
Alaska $82,160
Arizona $67,670
Arkansas $59,530
California $83,470
Colorado $82,130
Connecticut $78,120
Delaware $81,880
District of Columbia $102,730
Florida $66,440
Georgia $75,070
Hawaii $73,310
Idaho $67,630
Illinois $71,780
Indiana $61,290
Iowa $65,020
Kansas $74,520
Kentucky $66,450
Louisiana $60,430
Maine $66,760
Maryland $91,400
Massachusetts $85,980
Michigan $70,410
Minnesota $71,220
Mississippi $65,650
Missouri $73,500
Montana $66,290
Nebraska $74,370
Nevada $71,580
New Hampshire $70,890
New Jersey $78,920
New Mexico $70,340
New York $83,330
North Carolina $74,040
North Dakota $73,010
Ohio $71,190
Oklahoma $72,940
Oregon $68,890
Pennsylvania $80,910
Rhode Island $80,380
South Carolina $69,340
South Dakota $70,830
Tennessee $62,330
Texas $80,140
Utah $72,100
Vermont $67,910
Virginia $88,180
Washington $77,850
West Virginia $70,180
Wisconsin $57,620
Wyoming $69,740

Where do Business Operations Specialists Work?

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The table below shows some of the most common industries where those employed in this career field work.

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