General Business
Employment Information

In business, pay varies based on the amount of responsibility and how long managers have worked for the firm, and the type, size and location of the firm. Managers often receive other perks.

In Washington, the mediahourly wage for general and operations managers (usually with an advanced degree) is $50.88.

Between 2012 and 2022, jobs in business management in Washington are projected to increase by 17 percent.