General and Operations Managers


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General and Operations Managers

General and Operations Managers - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

General and operations managers work in almost every industry.

Major employers:

  • Business management companies
  • State and local government agencies
  • Banks and credit unions
  • Computer systems design companies

Outlook

Demand for general and operations managers will be steady. Companies will continue to rely on general and operations managers to operate.

This is a very large occupation. Many job openings are expected as people retire or leave for other reasons.

General and Operations Managers (CIS 100501)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
123,461
Very large
&
4.8%
2.4%
>>>>
11,569
Moderate
  Champaign Area
2,153
Very large
&
3.0%
-0.9%
>>>>
196
Moderate
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
2,054
Very large
&
4.2%
1.2%
>>>>
191
Moderate
  Cook County
56,526
Very large
&
3.4%
0.6%
>>>>
5,183
High
  Decatur Area
1,124
Very large
&
7.0%
5.5%
>>>>
109
Moderate
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
5,577
Very large
&
5.5%
2.5%
>>>>
529
Moderate
  Du Page County
15,138
Very large
&
4.7%
3.3%
>>>>
1,416
Moderate
  Edwardsville Area
2,062
Very large
&
6.5%
5.5%
>>>>
198
Moderate
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
845
Very large
&
-0.9%
-2.1%
>>>>
72
Moderate
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
1,416
Very large
&
7.4%
5.8%
>>>>
138
Moderate
  Lake County
7,956
Very large
&
4.4%
1.9%
>>>>
741
Moderate
  McHenry County
2,038
Very large
&
4.7%
2.9%
>>>>
191
Moderate
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
1,473
Very large
&
3.7%
1.0%
>>>>
137
Moderate
  Northwest Illinois Area
2,301
Very large
&
6.9%
2.6%
>>>>
223
High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
5,418
Very large
&
2.2%
-1.9%
>>>>
488
Moderate
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
1,616
Very large
&
3.3%
-1.1%
>>>>
147
High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
2,005
Very large
&
3.1%
-1.8%
>>>>
183
High
  Rockford Area
3,229
Very large
&
1.4%
0.9%
>>>>
286
Moderate
  Shawnee National Forest Area
706
Very large
&
-1.0%
-2.3%
>>>>
60
Moderate
  Springfield Area
2,458
Very large
&
1.0%
0.0%
>>>>
217
Moderate
  St Louis-Belleville Area
2,562
Very large
&
1.6%
-1.7%
>>>>
228
Moderate
  Vermilion County
535
Large
&
-0.7%
-3.0%
>>>>
46
Moderate
  Will County
5,051
Very large
&
7.0%
4.1%
>>>>
489
Moderate
United States
2,411,900
Very large
&
9.4%
7.7%
>>>>
229,600
Moderate
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.