Numbers of Management Occupations in National

Occupation group

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 7,212,360
2002 7,092,460
2003 6,653,480
2004 6,200,940
2005 5,960,560
2006 5,892,900
2007 6,003,930
2008 6,152,650
2009 6,116,380
2010 6,022,860
2011 6,183,820
2012 6,390,430
2013 6,542,950
2014 6,741,640
2015 6,936,990
2016 7,090,790
2017 7,280,330
2018 7,616,650

Individual occupations

Top Executives

Year Number
2012 2,212,150
2013 2,278,260
2014 2,351,130
2015 2,439,900
2016 2,465,800
2017 2,473,740
2018 2,535,640

Chief Executives

Year Number
2001 455,930
2002 452,400
2003 389,880
2004 346,590
2005 321,300
2006 299,520
2007 299,160
2008 301,930
2009 297,640
2010 273,500
2011 267,370
2012 255,940
2013 248,760
2014 246,240
2015 238,940
2016 223,260
2017 210,160
2018 195,530

General and Operations Managers

Year Number
2001 2,064,220
2002 1,998,350
2003 1,892,060
2004 1,752,910
2005 1,663,810
2006 1,663,280
2007 1,655,410
2008 1,697,690
2009 1,689,680
2010 1,708,080
2011 1,805,030
2012 1,899,460
2013 1,973,700
2014 2,049,870
2015 2,145,140
2016 2,188,870
2017 2,212,200
2018 2,289,770

Legislators

Year Number
2001 67,400
2002 64,650
2003 65,280
2004 63,440
2005 61,060
2006 62,020
2007 61,110
2008 64,650
2009 65,750
2010 65,710
2011 62,180
2012 56,760
2013 55,800
2014 55,020
2015 55,820
2016 53,670
2017 51,380
2018 50,330

Advertising, Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations, and Sales Managers

Year Number
2012 598,110
2013 608,470
2014 629,670
2015 647,360
2016 663,960
2017 685,780
2018 717,220

Advertising and Promotions Managers

Year Number
2001 85,850
2002 81,090
2003 71,100
2004 57,100
2005 41,710
2006 38,130
2007 36,300
2008 36,100
2009 35,760
2010 32,240
2011 30,710
2012 28,420
2013 28,530
2014 29,340
2015 29,340
2016 28,860
2017 28,100
2018 25,260

Marketing and Sales Managers

Year Number
2012 516,170
2013 526,220
2014 543,410
2015 557,640
2016 571,120
2017 590,380
2018 619,500

Marketing Managers

Year Number
2001 189,140
2002 192,080
2003 182,600
2004 177,550
2005 166,470
2006 159,950
2007 165,240
2008 166,790
2009 169,330
2010 164,590
2011 168,410
2012 171,430
2013 174,010
2014 184,490
2015 192,890
2016 205,900
2017 218,970
2018 240,440

Sales Managers

Year Number
2001 317,410
2002 328,060
2003 314,180
2004 320,240
2005 317,970
2006 307,960
2007 322,170
2008 333,910
2009 328,980
2010 319,300
2011 328,230
2012 344,730
2013 352,220
2014 358,920
2015 364,750
2016 365,230
2017 371,410
2018 379,050

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

Year Number
2001 64,920
2002 62,640
2003 58,490
2004 50,670
2005 43,770
2006 44,010
2007 47,210
2008 51,730
2009 53,270
2010 53,460
2011 53,200
2012 53,520
2013 53,730
2014 56,920
2015 60,380
2016 63,970
2017 67,300
2018 72,460

Operations Specialties Managers

Year Number
2012 1,532,610
2013 1,582,020
2014 1,624,000
2015 1,663,790
2016 1,693,430
2017 1,752,130
2018 1,853,660

Administrative Services Managers

Year Number
2001 311,600
2002 306,370
2003 278,300
2004 254,610
2005 239,410
2006 232,410
2007 239,360
2008 246,930
2009 243,580
2010 240,320
2011 249,600
2012 264,090
2013 269,500
2014 268,730
2015 270,080
2016 266,280
2017 270,100
2018 283,570

Computer and Information Systems Managers

Year Number
2001 267,310
2002 264,790
2003 266,020
2004 267,390
2005 259,330
2006 251,210
2007 264,990
2008 276,820
2009 287,210
2010 288,660
2011 300,830
2012 309,740
2013 319,080
2014 330,360
2015 341,250
2016 352,510
2017 365,690
2018 391,430

Financial Managers

Year Number
2001 570,110
2002 563,020
2003 521,750
2004 493,360
2005 471,950
2006 468,270
2007 484,390
2008 500,590
2009 495,180
2010 478,940
2011 477,690
2012 484,910
2013 499,320
2014 518,030
2015 531,120
2016 543,300
2017 569,380
2018 608,120

Industrial Production Managers

Year Number
2001 183,050
2002 173,960
2003 166,350
2004 155,980
2005 153,950
2006 153,410
2007 152,870
2008 154,030
2009 147,250
2010 143,310
2011 151,850
2012 160,550
2013 165,340
2014 167,200
2015 169,390
2016 168,400
2017 171,520
2018 181,310

Purchasing Managers

Year Number
2001 107,130
2002 105,010
2003 91,060
2004 73,480
2005 69,300
2006 66,490
2007 65,600
2008 67,150
2009 65,080
2010 65,220
2011 66,990
2012 69,400
2013 69,620
2014 70,840
2015 72,600
2016 71,750
2017 70,430
2018 69,490

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Year Number
2001 108,590
2002 107,400
2003 97,450
2004 88,100
2005 84,870
2006 89,010
2007 92,790
2008 96,300
2009 92,380
2010 90,280
2011 92,150
2012 98,600
2013 102,610
2014 106,000
2015 109,210
2016 113,270
2017 118,680
2018 124,810

Compensation and Benefits Managers

Year Number
2004 55,040
2005 51,470
2006 46,640
2007 41,780
2008 38,810
2009 35,630
2010 29,830
2011 24,580
2012 19,960
2013 17,570
2014 16,380
2015 15,930
2016 15,230
2017 15,520
2018 15,660

Human Resources Managers

Year Number
2004 58,770
2005 57,830
2006 55,280
2007 58,100
2008 60,980
2009 62,990
2010 67,700
2011 81,750
2012 98,020
2013 110,650
2014 116,610
2015 122,780
2016 129,810
2017 136,310
2018 143,580

Training and Development Managers

Year Number
2004 35,510
2005 28,720
2006 27,450
2007 28,170
2008 29,350
2009 29,320
2010 28,070
2011 27,150
2012 27,350
2013 28,340
2014 29,870
2015 31,430
2016 32,880
2017 34,500
2018 35,690

Other Management Occupations

Year Number
2012 2,047,560
2013 2,074,200
2014 2,136,840
2015 2,185,950
2016 2,267,610
2017 2,368,680
2018 2,510,140

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

Year Number
2001 5,720
2002 5,630
2003 5,420
2004 5,350
2005 4070 350
2006 3300 300
2007 3,820
2008 3,900
2009 3,770
2010 3,680
2011 3,340
2012 3,970
2013 3,770
2014 4,300
2015 4,370
2016 4,560
2017 4,610
2018 4,770

Construction Managers

Year Number
2001 213,960
2002 208,360
2003 196,110
2004 185,580
2005 192,610
2006 207,630
2007 216,120
2008 220,550
2009 204,760
2010 191,430
2011 195,000
2012 207,580
2013 213,720
2014 227,710
2015 239,640
2016 249,650
2017 263,480
2018 278,460

Education Administrators

Year Number
2012 426,670
2013 431,540
2014 441,950
2015 449,430
2016 464,070
2017 477,750
2018 498,200

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program

Year Number
2001 52,640
2002 52,700
2003 56,030
2004 50,590
2005 47,670
2006 46,890
2007 47,980
2008 49,630
2009 51,140
2010 50,700
2011 49,320
2012 48,410
2013 47,560
2014 47,150
2015 46,760
2016 48,530
2017 49,130
2018 50,650

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

Year Number
2001 200,440
2002 204,340
2003 206,310
2004 209,630
2005 213,250
2006 215,630
2007 218,820
2008 219,100
2009 219,280
2010 222,270
2011 222,810
2012 225,970
2013 226,760
2014 231,800
2015 235,110
2016 242,970
2017 250,280
2018 263,120

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 94,120
2002 96,910
2003 98,160
2004 101,530
2005 105,360
2006 103,330
2007 101,160
2008 97,410
2009 105,900
2010 110,360
2011 113,620
2012 122,930
2013 126,340
2014 131,070
2015 135,690
2016 138,430
2017 142,160
2018 143,430

Education Administrators, All Other

Year Number
2004 22,570
2005 24,710
2006 26,570
2007 28,640
2008 28,090
2009 28,710
2010 28,100
2011 28,090
2012 29,360
2013 30,880
2014 31,920
2015 31,880
2016 34,140
2017 36,190
2018 41,000

Architectural and Engineering Managers

Year Number
2001 214,760
2002 205,390
2003 194,940
2004 186,380
2005 187,410
2006 183,960
2007 184,410
2008 182,300
2009 178,110
2010 174,720
2011 184,530
2012 187,640
2013 183,430
2014 179,320
2015 179,770
2016 178,390
2017 179,990
2018 188,290

Food Service Managers

Year Number
2001 260,880
2002 249,710
2003 229,960
2004 206,340
2005 191,420
2006 189,050
2007 191,460
2008 196,080
2009 190,250
2010 186,830
2011 183,940
2012 189,510
2013 191,030
2014 198,610
2015 201,370
2016 201,470
2017 208,110
2018 219,160

Funeral Service Managers

Year Number
2012 9,130
2013 8,810
2014 8,330
2015 8,300
2016 8,370
2017 8,350
2018 8,400

Gaming Managers

Year Number
2001 3,470
2002 3,760
2003 3,560
2004 3,520
2005 3,310
2006 3,330
2007 3,740
2008 3,790
2009 3,390
2010 3,230
2011 3,570
2012 4,490
2013 4,460
2014 3,870
2015 3,950
2016 4,280
2017 4,420
2018 4,300

Lodging Managers

Year Number
2001 31,040
2002 31,170
2003 30,760
2004 30,860
2005 31,040
2006 31,300
2007 31,890
2008 32,460
2009 31,660
2010 29,920
2011 29,870
2012 29,730
2013 30,950
2014 31,740
2015 35,480
2016 35,410
2017 36,610
2018 37,050

Medical and Health Services Managers

Year Number
2001 227,410
2002 228,290
2003 226,160
2004 224,070
2005 230,130
2006 232,920
2007 242,640
2008 258,130
2009 271,710
2010 282,990
2011 287,560
2012 293,490
2013 300,180
2014 310,320
2015 314,950
2016 332,150
2017 346,980
2018 372,670

Natural Sciences Managers

Year Number
2001 42,650
2002 42,470
2003 41,810
2004 40,240
2005 40,400
2006 38,660
2007 39,370
2008 43,060
2009 44,180
2010 45,920
2011 47,510
2012 48,560
2013 51,900
2014 53,290
2015 53,450
2016 54,780
2017 56,210
2018 60,260

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

Year Number
2001 26,640
2002 26,470
2003 26,060
2004 26,430
2005 26,120
2006 26,580
2007 26,500
2008 26,410
2009 24,890
2010 25,160
2011 24,410
2012 23,790
2013 17,930
2014 17,930
2015 14,770
2016 14,720
2017 13,960
2018 13,770

Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers

Year Number
2001 156,180
2002 156,290
2003 156,120
2004 159,980
2005 154,230
2006 156,880
2007 159,660
2008 159,700
2009 150,850
2010 147,110
2011 152,380
2012 159,570
2013 165,960
2014 171,140
2015 174,410
2016 180,290
2017 186,720
2018 202,550

Social and Community Service Managers

Year Number
2001 100,810
2002 111,480
2003 116,020
2004 119,280
2005 112,910
2006 112,360
2007 112,330
2008 117,150
2009 113,760
2010 116,480
2011 115,550
2012 115,360
2013 115,330
2014 116,670
2015 119,770
2016 126,230
2017 141,830
2018 149,870

Emergency Management Directors

Year Number
2001 10,720
2002 10,700
2003 9,760
2004 10,070
2005 11,240
2006 11,330
2007 11,610
2008 12,260
2009 13,060
2010 11,800
2011 11,050
2012 9,550
2013 9,800
2014 9,770
2015 9,840
2016 9,570
2017 9,560
2018 9,550

Managers, All Other

Year Number
2004 354,730
2005 340,720
2006 326,390
2007 356,690
2008 365,460
2009 369,170
2010 342,960
2011 343,560
2012 338,520
2013 345,390
2014 361,900
2015 376,440
2016 403,670
2017 430,120
2018 462,840