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. However, some industries, such as manufacturing, are not growing as fast as others so growth will be limited in those industries.

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)

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Illinois
123,016
Very large
&
8.4%
5.8%
>>>>
11,337
Very High
  Champaign Area
2,055
Very large
&
11.1%
7.0%
>>>>
197
Very High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
2,098
Very large
&
8.3%
5.0%
>>>>
192
Very High
  Cook County
55,055
Very large
&
8.6%
5.6%
>>>>
5,090
Very High
  Decatur Area
1,161
Very large
&
7.9%
7.0%
>>>>
106
Very High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
5,272
Very large
&
11.8%
9.7%
>>>>
511
Very High
  Du Page County
14,667
Very large
&
8.5%
5.4%
>>>>
1,353
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
2,127
Very large
&
7.9%
5.1%
>>>>
195
Very High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
877
Very large
&
10.4%
7.0%
>>>>
83
Very High
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
1,425
Very large
&
6.7%
5.2%
>>>>
128
Very High
  Lake County
7,859
Very large
&
12.2%
8.6%
>>>>
766
Very High
  McHenry County
2,031
Very large
&
10.2%
6.8%
>>>>
192
Very High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
1,609
Very large
&
8.2%
6.8%
>>>>
148
Very High
  Northwest Illinois Area
2,413
Very large
&
6.3%
3.6%
>>>>
215
Very High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
5,421
Very large
&
10.8%
7.3%
>>>>
517
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
1,826
Very large
&
5.7%
4.3%
>>>>
161
Very High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
1,918
Very large
&
7.8%
5.7%
>>>>
175
Very High
  Rockford Area
3,289
Very large
&
10.3%
7.6%
>>>>
312
Very High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
837
Very large
&
3.7%
2.4%
>>>>
72
Very High
  Springfield Area
3,615
Very large
&
5.7%
4.7%
>>>>
320
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
2,689
Very large
&
9.8%
6.4%
>>>>
252
Very High
  Vermilion County
638
Very large
&
7.1%
4.9%
>>>>
57
Very High
  Will County
4,845
Very large
&
9.9%
9.1%
>>>>
456
Very High
United States
2,486,400
Very large
&
5.8%
3.7%
>>>>
204,400
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.