The average salary for an Administrative Manager is $53,746 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Budget Management and Operations Management. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
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$36,323 - $78,796
$36K
$54K
$79K
MEDIAN: $53,746
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$12.90 - $27.69
$13
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$28
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$36,323 - $78,796  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,792  
Profit Sharing
$196.27 - $6,112  
Commission
$4,800  
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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$32,815 - $79,005  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,098
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.90 - $27.69  
   
Overtime
$13.25 - $41.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,792  
   
Commission
$4,800  
Profit Sharing
$196.27 - $6,112  
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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$32,815 - $79,005  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 316

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Job Description for Administrative Manager

Administrative managers ensure the administrative aspects of a business running and organized. They perform administrative tasks like documentation, editing, filing, organization, and sales support. They also manage other administrative employees to enure administrative tasks are done; these managers also train subordinates.

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Administrative Manager Tasks

  • Oversee facilities planning, maintenance and custodial operations internal or external service contracts.
  • Manages the administrative supervisors.
  • Review current processes and recommend procedural or policy changes to improve operations.
  • Monitor budgets for contracts, equipment and supplies; audit operational reports.
  • Manage and coordinate administrative support services; facilities, security, mail distribution, record management, and other office support services.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,511

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Administrative Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Administrative Manager?

Administrative Manager in New York:
"Not my favorite thing."
Pros: People I work with are nice and respectful. I love doing research, when I update the website it makes me feel like I really know what I'm doing. It is not a stressful environment most of the time.
Cons: I get bored from doing nothing. I feel like I should be doing something else. This job doesn't inspire me and there is no room to grow.

Administrative Manager in Nashville:
"Very Demanding But Fine When You Have A Good Boss."
Pros: People and the hours.
Cons: A boss that you can not please no matter how hard you try.

Administrative Manager in Cambridge:
"Assists Brokers With Preparation Of Listings And Proposals."
Pros: Graphic design projects for listing presentations and property-specific feature sheets. Database management.
Cons: Data entry.

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Key Stats for Administrative Manager

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Administrative Manager Salaries




National Average
$52,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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