Entry-Level Administrative Manager Salary

Entry-Level Administrative Managers pull down an average of $49K annually. Final cash compensation to Entry-Level Administrative Managers varies from around $30K to approximately $69K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $7K and $4K, respectively. Although roughly a fourth lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Administrative Managers who took the survey — 85 percent to be exact. The majority of Entry-Level Administrative Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$32,749 - $70,892
$33K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,782
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$11.95 - $24.87
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$0$70K
Salary $32,749 - $70,892
Bonus $0.00 - $7,255
Profit Sharing $310.00 - $3,750
Commission $3,931
Total Pay (?
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$29,754 - $68,875
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 360
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $11.95 - $24.87
Overtime $12.85 - $32.04
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,255
Commission $3,931
Profit Sharing $310.00 - $3,750
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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$29,754 - $68,875
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 133

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,610

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Entry-Level Administrative Managers, working in the bustling city of Seattle has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Administrative Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Boston (+30 percent), San Francisco (+28 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), and New York (+15 percent). In Minneapolis, salaries are 8 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Administrative Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Administrative Manager in El Paso:
"Financial Security."
Daily responsibilities fluctuate and it is extremely fast paced. You have to be organized to make sure that you don't miss anything because it can directly affect customer and their billing etc. Double checking work is crucial to ensure accuracy. It can be very stressful but key is to move only as fast ad you feel comfortable to avoid human errors in trying to accomplish too much in little time.

Administrative Manager in Fredericksburg:
You wear many hats. Be prepared to step in to just about any job request with out hesitation.

Administrative Manager in Moline:
"Surround yourself with talent."
Make sure you have the support team that has the ability to execute in their areas of expertise. Success comes from the hard work and dedication of those around you.

Administrative Manager in Detroit:
"Obtain highest degree at an early age, know your career path."
Build a positive rapport with your staff, they will trust your judgement. Keep office moral at a high level with incentives and empower them to become familiar with the company and the goals set for the future. Have an open door policy for your staff to discuss concerns or share new ideas.

Administrative Manager in Mount Laurel:
"Fluctuations in the market via reimbursement that effects th."
Know the ground rules. Don't accept the position if you are doing the work of 2to3 people or you set yourself up for failure.

Administrative Manager in Boston:
"Work load."
Be prepared for the job to change as you go.

Administrative Manager in Florida:
"Skills."
There is a combination of skills that allow you to provide the best on your position and at the same time for you to grow as a professional, some of those skills are to be organized, communication, multitask, programs, learn your company culture, and the right attitude for each situation.

Key Stats for Administrative Manager

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Administrative Manager Salaries

Operations Management
▲14%

Budget Management
▲10%

People Management
▲4%

Human Resources
▲1%

Accounting
▲1%

Project Management
▲1%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%


Office Management
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Customer Service
▼6%

Accounts Payable
▼10%

Payroll Administration
▼10%

Accounts Receivable
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 25%
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