There are currently an estimated 317,300 property managers in the United States. The property manager job market is expected to grow by 10.3% between 2016 and 2026.

How employable are property managers?

CareerExplorer rates property 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 35,900 property managers. That number is based on 32,600 additional property managers, and the retirement of 3,300 existing property managers.

What’s the supply of property managers?

The property manager industry is concentrated in California, Florida, Texas

Property Manager job market by state

State Name Employed Property Managers
California 29,050
Florida 21,340
Texas 11,270
Illinois 8,830
New York 7,310
Arizona 5,470
Ohio 5,460
Michigan 5,360
Pennsylvania 5,090
Massachusetts 5,090
Tennessee 4,700
Maryland 4,560
New Jersey 4,510
Georgia 4,420
North Carolina 4,360
Indiana 4,070
Missouri 3,510
Minnesota 3,180
Nevada 3,140
Louisiana 3,010
Hawaii 2,630
Oklahoma 2,500
Washington 2,440
Connecticut 2,400
Utah 2,370
Oregon 2,340
Kentucky 2,300
Virginia 2,280
Colorado 2,190
Kansas 2,160
Idaho 1,850
South Carolina 1,830
District of Columbia 1,640
Arkansas 1,550
Mississippi 1,350
Wisconsin 1,280
Iowa 1,080
Montana 890
South Dakota 890
Nebraska 790
Rhode Island 780
North Dakota 720
West Virginia 700
New Mexico 700
New Hampshire 630
Alabama 590
Delaware 570
Maine 440
Vermont 430
Wyoming 330
Alaska 320
Virgin Islands 130
Guam 50