Professionals in administrative and clerical roles ensure that businesses run smoothly. This group includes receptionists who greet customers walking through the door as well as couriers who ensure delivery of crucial information.
Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.