Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for case managers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:

  • There are over 113,949 case managers currently employed in the United States.
  • 76.6% of all case managers are women, while 23.4% are men.
  • The average age of an employed case manager is 44 years old.
  • The most common ethnicity of case managers is White (80.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (9.1%), Black or African American (6.7%) and Unknown (1.7%).
  • In 2021, women earned 99% of what men earned.
  • 18% of all case managers are LGBT.
  • Case managers are 65% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.

Case Manager Statistics By Gender

76.6% of case managers are women and 23.4% of case managers are men.

  • Female, 76.6%
  • Male, 23.4%

Case Managers By Gender


Gender Pay Gap For Case Manager

Women Earn 99¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

Male Income
Female Income

Case Manager Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, public health worker and rehabilitation engineer have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
Breastfeeding Educator2%98%
Certified Lactation Counselor3%97%
Lactation Specialist5%95%
Case Manager23%77%
Donation Worker70%30%
Rehabilitation Engineer70%30%
Public Health Worker81%19%

Case Manager Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among case managers is White, which makes up 80.9% of all case managers. Comparatively, there are 9.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 6.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

  • White, 80.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 9.1%
  • Black or African American, 6.7%
  • Unknown, 1.7%
  • Asian, 1.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.6%

Case Manager Race

Case Manager RacePercentages
Hispanic or Latino9.1%
Black or African American6.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.6%

Case Manager Wage Gap By Race

Asian case managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown case managers have the lowest average salary at $37,483.
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American$37,544
Hispanic or Latino$39,012

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Case Manager Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of case manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of case managers is 40+ years old, which represents 60% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years

Case Manager Age

Case Manager YearsPercentages
40+ years60%
30-40 years27%
20-30 years12%

Types of Case Manager Degree Levels

The most common degree for case managers is bachelor's degree 64% of case managers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 16% and rounding it off is master's degree with 14%.

  • Bachelors, 64%
  • Associate, 16%
  • Masters, 14%
  • High School Diploma, 2%
  • Other Degrees, 4%

Case Managers By Education

Case Manager DegreePercentages
High School Diploma2%
Other Degrees4%

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Case Manager Wage Gap By Education

Case managers with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $49,962 annually. With a Masters degree, case managers earn a median annual income of $45,902 compared to $38,435 for case managers with an Bachelors degree.
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Doctorate Degree
Master's Degree$45,902
Bachelor's Degree$38,435
Doctorate Degree$49,962

Case Manager Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where case managers work. We found most case managers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most case managers is the non profits industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire case managers.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Case Manager Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees4%
50 - 100 employees4%
100 - 500 employees17%
500 - 1,000 employees28%
1,000 - 10,000 employees32%
> 10,000 employees16%

The Types Of Companies Case Manager Work In

Employees with the case manager job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most case managers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.





Case Manager Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages

Top Industries Hiring Case Managers

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ case managers. Those industries include non profits, health care and professional.

Health Care

Non Profits



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Case Manager Turnover And Employment Statistics

The Average Number of Years That Case Manager Stay in a Job

By looking over 146,655 case managers resumes, we figured out that the average case manager enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 39%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Case Manager Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year22%
1-2 years39%
3-4 years14%
5-7 years14%
8-10 years5%
11+ years6%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Case Managers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to case managers.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Admissions Recruiter8.30%40,021
Educational Technician Lead13.09%8,700
Anger Control Counselor13.47%58,069
Grand Scribe14.20%1,721
Case Manager18.33%
Oncology Social Work19.71%99,797
Couples Therapist22.96%23,353

Case Manager LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Admissions Recruiter8.30%40,021
Educational Technician Lead13.09%8,700
Anger Control Counselor13.47%58,069
Grand Scribe14.20%1,721
Oncology Social Work19.71%99,797
Couples Therapist22.96%23,353

Foreign Languages Spoken By Case Managers

The most common foreign language among case managers is Spanish at 75.5%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 7.0% and Arabic is the third-most popular at 2.3%.

  • Spanish, 75.5%
  • French, 7.0%
  • Arabic, 2.3%
  • Portuguese, 2.2%
  • Russian, 2.0%
  • Other, 11.0%

Case Manager Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages

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Case Manager Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a case manager can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of case managers is $74,983. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Case Managers Earn The Most?

Case managers earn the most in New Hampshire, where the average case manager salary is $55,808. The map here shows where case managers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Case Managers In High Demand?

Case managers are in high demand in New York, NY. There are currently 383 job openings for case managers here. We looked over job openings to determine where in the country case managers are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Case Manager Demographics FAQs

How Many Case Manager Are There In The Us?

There are over 112,432 Case Managers in the United States.

What Percentage Of Case Managers Are Black?

6.7% of Case Managers are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Case Managers?

Most a are White, with 80.9% of Case Managers belonging to this ethnicity. 9.1% of Case Managers are Hispanic or Latino, 6.7% of Case Managers are Black or African American, 1.7% of Case Managers are Unknown, 1.0% of Case Managers are Asian, and 0.6% of Case Managers are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Case Manager Jobs Male - Dominated?

No, Case Manager jobs are not male - dominated. 76% of Case Managers are female, and 23% are male, so there are more female Case Managers than male Case Managers in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Case Manager?

The average Case Manager is 44 years old. 60% of Case Managers are 40+ years old or older, 27% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 12% are between 20-30 years old

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