Career Outlook for General and Operations Managers

Also known as:  Department Store General Manager, General Manager, General Superintendent, Manufacturing Operations Manager, Operations Manager, Radio Station Manager, Television Station Manager
The overall job outlook for General or Operations Manager careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 2.56 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.43 percent per year. Demand for General and Operations Managers is expected to go up, with an expected 22,730 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 0.17 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more General and Operations Managers in the following states
California 226,480
Texas 155,180
New York 97,640
Georgia 73,380
Illinois 67,340
Florida 61,830
Maryland 51,990
The states below have the least number of filled positions for General and Operations Managers
Virgin Islands 760
Guam 1,940
Vermont 2,840
South Dakota 3,140
Delaware 4,140
North Dakota 4,320
Rhode Island 4,600