General and Operations Managers

7.2/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $47.10 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 38% (Start worrying)

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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'General and Operations Managers' job openings is expected to rise 6.7% by 2031
'General and Operations Managers' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'General and Operations Managers' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'General and Operations Managers' was $97,970, or $47.10 hourly
'General and Operations Managers' are paid 114.1% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as general and operations managers?

As of 2021 there were 2,984,920 people employed as General and Operations Managers within the United States.
This represents around 2.12% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 47 people are employed as General and Operations Managers.

Job description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations, overseeing multiple departments or locations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Usually manage through subordinate supervisors. Excludes First-Line Supervisors.

SOC Code: 11-1021.00


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Milo (No chance) says
This job requires more than just theoretical knowledge. I think a AGI can replace this job, but then again, AGI can replace most jobs. So I think, the experience required to be a plant manager and the human element is not easily replaceable (at least for this generation of workers).
Mar 21, 2021 at 06:05 PM
Evandro Martins (No chance) says
I believe that General Managers hold experience, knowledge and certain business acumen that and AI cannot match.
Jun 22, 2020 at 02:04 PM
Fili (Small chance) says
Not a chance require many quick response
Mar 17, 2020 at 07:10 PM

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