MSM Careers

Further Your Career With an MSM Degree

Master of Science in Management careers and salaries vary depending on the industry, your experience, and your education, among other factors. The field of management is growing ― the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 5% growth of all management occupations from 2019 to 2029, which will create about 505,000 new jobs.

Master of Science in Management Salaries

Robust employment opportunities are driven by the expansion of business operations in all sectors, as well as the formation of new organizations. Management professionals with the necessary experience can prepare for these roles and benefit from high salaries. The median wage for management occupations is $104,240, which is the highest wage of all the major occupational groups.

MS in Management Industries and Occupations

The industries, employers, and occupations listed below represent opportunities and potential outcomes for those seeking their MSM degree.

Graduates are employed in leadership roles across the business community, including:

  • Retail Trade
  • Finance and Insurance
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation and Warehousing
  • Public Administration
  • Health Care and Social Assistance
  • Real Estate, Rental, and Leasing
  • Accommodations and Food Service
  • Educational Services
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Top Business Occupations

OccupationSalariesProjected Growth (2019-2029)
Financial Manager$127,99019%
Sales Manager$124,2207%
Compensation and Benefits Manager$121,0105%
Human Resources Manager$113,3009%
Supply Chain Manager$107,4809%
Chief Executive Officer$104,9808%
General and Operations Manager$100,4109%
Business Management Analyst$83,61014%

Sources: Burning Glass Technologies, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the U.S. Department of Labor