Fast Facts for Managers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Ames and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Dubuque and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Managers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Des Moines

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Managers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics,

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Iowa City170$92,450
Cedar Rapids310$117,780
Waterloo-Cedar Falls110$93,940
Des Moines-West Des Moines1100$129,720

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