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General and Operations Managers in West Virginia

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General and Operations Managers in West Virginia

Considering a career as a General and Operations Manager in West Virginia?

5.4% Jobs Projection
$71,540 Median Salary
1,130 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many General and Operations Managers Work in West Virginia?

In West Virginia, there were 11,100 people working as General and Operations Managers in the year 2018.

There were 10,560 General and Operations Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 540 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

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The typical state has 30,330 General and Operations Managers working in it, which means West Virginia has fewer General and Operations Managers than average.

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Job Projections for West Virginia

Jobs for General and Operations Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 5.4% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.

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West Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 1,130 annual General and Operations Managers job openings in West Virginia, and 13,500 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do General and Operations Managers Make in West Virginia?

In 2018 wages for General and Operations Managers ranged from $33,250 to $158,380 with $71,540 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.99 to $76.15. The median hourly rate was $34.4.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $34.93 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.53.

The median salary in West Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

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Top West Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 71,200 $139,600
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH 2,030 $69,300
Charleston, WV 2,030 $80,310
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 1,450 $88,040
Morgantown, WV 1,000 $83,850
Wheeling, WV-OH 820 $71,440
Beckley, WV 740 $62,610
Winchester, VA-WV 610 $101,190
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV 560 $75,150
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH 400 $66,920
Cumberland, MD-WV 360 $68,090

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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