Supervisor vs Manager…is there a difference? This is one of the most common job title questions asked on Google (4,500 people per month ask it!).
I researched leading companies to see how they handle the “supervisor vs manager” question.
Here’s what I found:
Supervisor vs Manager — are they the same?
Some companies use manager and supervisor interchangeably, other use one or the other, and some use both. Here is a quick overview table of how 100+ leading organizations treat managers vs. supervisors:
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