Explore Business-Related Careers and Training Programs in Northwest Arkansas

  • As of 2015, business-related occupations are far and away the largest occupational group in Northwest Arkansas.
  • Management, Business & Financial, Sales & Marketing, and Administrative Support jobs together numbered over 115,000 in 2015, with hourly wages ranging from around $8.50/hr rising to almost $70/hr depending on the job.
  • Average hourly wages by group range from $15/hr (Sales & Support) to $35/hr (Finance & Management).
  • Employers staffing business-related occupations will need almost 39,000 workers over the next 10 years, when industry growth and replacement needs are taken into account.