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Operations Research Analysts

Help managers make decisions about organizational policies.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$49.04 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  24.6%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Troubleshoot issues with computer applications or systems.
  • Analyze data to identify or resolve operational problems.
  • Analyze data to identify trends or relationships among variables.
  • Analyze project data to determine specifications or requirements.
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Job Title Examples:

Analytical Strategist
Operations Research Manager

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