There are currently an estimated 1,506,300 office managers in the United States. The office manager job market is expected to grow by 3.4% between 2016 and 2026.

How employable are office managers?

CareerExplorer rates office managers with a B employability rating, meaning this career should provide good employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 56,900 office managers. That number is based on 51,100 additional office managers, and the retirement of 5,800 existing office managers.

What’s the supply of office managers?

The office manager industry is concentrated in California, Texas, New York

Office Manager job market by state

State Name Employed Office Managers
California 169,370
Texas 115,470
New York 113,350
Florida 101,060
Pennsylvania 66,920
Ohio 45,790
Georgia 44,560
New Jersey 40,610
Illinois 40,580
Virginia 39,980
North Carolina 39,180
Maryland 38,470
Massachusetts 38,310
Arizona 36,630
Tennessee 36,400
Michigan 32,060
Washington 28,450
Indiana 27,470
Wisconsin 26,550
South Carolina 25,570
Connecticut 24,070
Minnesota 23,190
Missouri 22,930
Oklahoma 21,200
Louisiana 21,110
Kentucky 21,040
Colorado 19,770
Alabama 17,890
Puerto Rico 15,840
Utah 14,800
Arkansas 14,630
Kansas 14,540
Oregon 13,570
Nevada 11,890
Iowa 11,790
Mississippi 11,060
New Mexico 10,170
Nebraska 9,800
West Virginia 8,940
New Hampshire 7,890
Hawaii 7,440
Idaho 7,220
Maine 5,380
Delaware 5,200
Rhode Island 5,150
District of Columbia 5,020
Montana 4,030
Alaska 3,160
North Dakota 3,140
Vermont 1,880
South Dakota 1,850
Wyoming 1,840
Guam 850
Virgin Islands 610