Administrative Officer Salary

The average pay for an Administrative Officer is $56,683 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Operations Management, Accounting, and Human Resources.

$33,760 - $92,950
$34K
$58K
$93K
MEDIAN: $57,560
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$12.28 - $31.76
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MEDIAN: $18.23
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$33,760 - $92,950  
   
Bonus
$484.79 - $25,532  
Profit Sharing
$1,464  
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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$29,835 - $91,191  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 379
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.28 - $31.76  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.12  
Overtime
$8.18 - $57.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$484.79 - $25,532  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,464  
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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$29,835 - $91,191  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112

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Job Description for Administrative Officer

An administrative officer holds a high-ranking position that includes managing the administrative functions of the business. In many cases, the administrative officer's role is defined by four primary responsibilities: communication, coordination, completing daily administrative tasks, and conducting long-term planning. Many large companies seek an administrative officer to oversee internal operations, as they want to be certain everything is conducted in accordance with company standards; these large companies often have an entire section devoted to administrative tasks, and the officer will normally be the leader of this division. However, these professionals are of importance in smaller companies as well.

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Administrative Officer Tasks

  • Coordinate the activities of different departments to keep the organization running smoothly.
  • Manage organization's budget and finances, overseeing billing, accounts, and preparing financial statements.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of policies governing personnel and procedures.
  • Facilitate and improve communication methods within the organization.

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Officer

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 189 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Administrative Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 177 salaries. An Administrative Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 87 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,608

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Administrative Officer Reviews

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

Administrative Officer in Belcourt:
"Major Responsibility With High Stress Levels."
Pros: Always busy, work challenges me with new issues daily. I work with some good people. Job is always.
Cons: Things that I see on a daily bases. I feel like i'm underpaid for the work I do.

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Key Stats for Administrative Officer

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Administrative Officer Salaries

▲20%

▲10%

National Average
$53,000

▼2%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Administrative Officer Salaries



Accounting
▲12%


Project Management
▲8%

National Average
$53,000



Payroll Administration
▼8%


Office Management
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 15%
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