Management Analysts and Consultants

Management analysts and consultants analyze business or operating procedures to devise the most efficient methods of accomplishing work. They gather and organize information about operating problems and procedures and prepare recommendations for implementing new systems or changes. They may update manuals outlining established methods of performing work and train personnel in new applications. There are approximately 746,900 management analysts and consultants employed in the United States.

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Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $50,000 to $100,000+
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Minimum Education Level
  • Bachelor's Degree
School Subjects
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Speech
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Organized
  • Problem-Solving
  • Business Management
  • Interpersonal
  • Organizational
Certification or Licensing Recommended