Management Analysts


Salary Median (2020)


Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)

+10.7% (faster than the average)

Most Common Level of Education

Bachelor's degree


What Management Analysts Do

Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.

Other Job Titles Management Analysts May Have

Administrative Analyst, Business Analyst, Employment Programs Analyst, Management Analyst, Management Consultant, Organizational Development Consultant, Program Management Analyst, Quality Control Analyst

How Leaders Describe a Typical Day at Work

Process Manager

I work from home, virtually! I spend my time taking conference calls, and working independently. I meet with folks to learn about their needs, and then create processes to help manage these needs. I also spend a lot of my time being creative, and making design elements in Photoshop.

Managing Principal ,

Mark F Herbert & Associates

Working on activities ranging from executive coaching a multi generational leadership transition to facilitating a leadership workshop.

Tasks & Responsibilities May Include

  • Document findings of study and prepare recommendations for implementation of new systems, procedures, or organizational changes.
  • Interview personnel and conduct on-site observation to ascertain unit functions, work performed, and methods, equipment, and personnel used.
  • Analyze data gathered and develop solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
  • Plan study of work problems and procedures, such as organizational change, communications, information flow, integrated production methods, inventory control, or cost analysis.
  • Confer with personnel concerned to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.

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