The average salary for an Administrative / Office Manager is $44,746 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$30,208 - $71,001
(Median)
$30K
$45K
$71K
MEDIAN: $44,746
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$11.64 - $23.91
(Median)
$12
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$30,208 - $71,001  
   
Bonus
$487.34 - $7,058  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $7,000  
Commission
$300.00 - $13,109  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,753 - $63,598  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.64 - $23.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.00  
Overtime
$17.26 - $35.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$487.34 - $7,058  
   
Commission
$300.00 - $13,109  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $7,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$26,753 - $63,598  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,753
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Job Description for Administrative / Office Manager

An Administrative/Office Manager is often the professional lead to ensure the day-to-day operations of a company or department. This person is the first point of contact for the organization and would be responsible to take calls, welcome visitors, and direct them to appointments or the appropriate personnel to meet their needs. The position also includes handling information requests, inventory management, ordering supplies, and oversees the office space and organization to meet the needs of the staff. An Administrative/Office Manager is also responsible for the supervision and support of the company's clerical staff; this may include general office duties such as correspondence, meeting set up and materials, or other light clerical work. Most often, this position requires computing skills to review, track, and analyze budgets, and maintain records and databases essential to marketing, client management, and goals. The position can also require managing schedules of higher-level executives, setting appointments, or travel reservations.

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Administrative / Office Manager Tasks

  • Coordinate space and office organization; purchase and manage supplies and equipment.
  • Coordinate office and/or departmental operations.
  • Review, track and prepare budgets; maintain records and databases.
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Supervise support clerical staff.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,440

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What is it like working as an Administrative / Office Manager?

Administrative / Office Manager in Waterloo:
"I enjoy working with people."
Pros: Satisfying customers and employees. I like to make our employees enjoy their workplace environment more. I enjoy the diversity of tasks my job requires.
Cons: The overall poor management of the business. It isn't always organized in multiple ways.

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Experience Affects Administrative / Office Manager Salaries



National Average
$40,000



Skills That Affect Administrative / Office Manager Salaries


Office Management
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Administration
0%

Accounting
0%

National Average
$40,000

Microsoft Excel
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Payroll Administration
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Office Administration
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Accounts Payable
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Microsoft Office
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Accounts Receivable
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Organizing
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1052 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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