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General and Operations Managers in Texas

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18.9% Jobs Projection
$101,580 Median Salary
17,980 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many General and Operations Managers Work in Texas?

In Texas, there were 195,730 people working as General and Operations Managers in the year 2018.

There were 165,360 General and Operations Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 30,370 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 30,330 General and Operations Managers working in it, which means Texas has more General and Operations Managers than average.


Job Projections for Texas

Jobs for General and Operations Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 18.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.


Texas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 17,980 annual job openings, and 200,010 total jobs in 2026 for General and Operations Managers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 210,700 annual jobs and 2,468,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do General and Operations Managers Make in Texas?

In 2018 wages for General and Operations Managers ranged from $44,050 to $208,000 with $101,580 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.18 to $100. The median hourly rate was $48.84.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $52.5 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $3.66.

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


Top Texas Metros for General and Operations Managers

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 59,730 $107,160
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 52,040 $113,300
Austin-Round Rock, TX 18,440 $97,870
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 14,030 $105,450
El Paso, TX 3,530 $78,100
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 2,910 $80,790
Corpus Christi, TX 2,810 $85,510
Midland, TX 2,550 $132,800
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 2,490 $94,690
Lubbock, TX 2,080 $85,950
Waco, TX 1,670 $82,750
Tyler, TX 1,650 $73,540
Longview, TX 1,620 $82,000
Amarillo, TX 1,620 $94,070
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX 1,610 $71,950
Killeen-Temple, TX 1,560 $81,670
College Station-Bryan, TX 1,480 $86,180
Odessa, TX 1,410 $117,400
Laredo, TX 1,160 $63,070
Abilene, TX 870 $83,320
San Angelo, TX 790 $79,450
Wichita Falls, TX 740 $76,780
Texarkana, TX-AR 690 $72,600
Sherman-Denison, TX 610 $71,530
Victoria, TX 510 $80,060

Top States for General and Operations Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most General and Operations Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 249,800 $114,110
Texas 195,730 $101,580
New York 163,250 $129,690
Florida 123,800 $92,180
Illinois 122,790 $102,660
Georgia 85,920 $92,450
Pennsylvania 80,160 $112,620
Massachusetts 77,580 $110,760
Ohio 58,980 $96,110
Michigan 58,140 $101,270
Indiana 54,610 $82,230
North Carolina 54,330 $108,750
Virginia 52,440 $124,990
Arizona 50,540 $85,280
Maryland 48,180 $119,460
Washington 47,770 $104,160
Missouri 46,490 $81,500
Minnesota 46,440 $93,540
Utah 44,760 $66,670
New Jersey 43,070 $140,130

Below are the states where General and Operations Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $140,990
New Jersey $140,130
Rhode Island $134,840
Connecticut $131,310
New York $129,690
Delaware $125,970
Virginia $124,990
Maryland $119,460
California $114,110
Pennsylvania $112,620


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