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City Managers

Overview

A city manager is an administrator who coordinates the day-to-day operation of a local government. Usually an appointed position, the manager directs the administration of city government in accordance with the policies determined by the city council or other elected authority.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Conventional

Enterprising

Outgoing

Career Ladder
Head of Regional Government Council or Manager of Larger City

City Manager

Assistant/Deputy City Manager

Assistant to the City Manager

Management Analyst or Administrative Assistant

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