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Operations Management


Operations management is an area of business that is concerned with the production of goods and services, and involves the responsibility of ensuring that business operations are efficient and effective. It is also the management of resources, the distribution of goods and services to customers, and the analysis of queue systems.

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Human Resources Managers
Wage: $102,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 11.4%
Self Employed: 1.3%
Unemployment Rate: 2.7%
Employed Part Time: 2.7%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
Financial Managers
Wage: $99,330
10 Year Growth Rate: 12.6%
Self Employed: 4.6%
Unemployment Rate: 2.4%
Employed Part Time: 4.2%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents
Wage: $89,160
10 Year Growth Rate: 3.4%
Self Employed: 2.7%
Unemployment Rate: 2.5%
Employed Part Time: 1.9%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
Construction Managers
Wage: $79,860
10 Year Growth Rate: 15.7%
Self Employed: 56.3%
Unemployment Rate: 2.1%
Employed Part Time: 4.9%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree
Business Operation Specialists
Wage: $64,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 20.9%
Self Employed: 0.1%
Unemployment Rate: 3.4%
Employed Part Time: 9.6%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree