Industrial Production Managers
Training and Education
|Recommended Degree Level||Bachelor|
|Number of Jobs, 2012||160,550|
|Annual Job Growth Rate||3.1%|
|Job Openings per Year (est.)||4,900|
Prior to starting this profession, consider obtaining work experience in a related occupation. Government data shows that 43% of employees have a bachelor's degree or higher. Those who have gone to college, but don't have a degree make up 32% of industrial production managers. For 25% of workers a high-school education was all they required.
Part-Time Work and Self-Employment
Of those surveyed, 2% of employees work part-time. Approximately 2% of industrial production managers work for themselves.
Area Job Conditions
The cities with the most employees jobs, compared to the population, are Kokomo (Indiana), Elkhart (Indiana), and Lafayette (Indiana). Fewer are found in Cape Coral (Florida), Colorado Springs (Colorado), and Washington (District of Columbia).
Industrial production managers earn higher incomes in San Francisco (California), Austin (Texas), and Cedar Rapids (Iowa), and lower incomes in Oklahoma City (Oklahoma), Gulfport (Mississippi), and Lawton (Oklahoma).
A quick recap of an industrial production management career. Created for the US Dept. of Labor.