Administrative Officer Salary

The average pay for an Administrative Officer is $55,949 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Office Management, Operations Management, Accounting, Budget Management, and Human Resources.

$34,338 - $89,404
(Median)
$34K
$56K
$89K
MEDIAN: $55,949
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$11.86 - $29.26
(Median)
$12
$17
$29
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$34,338 - $89,404  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,326  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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).
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$28,700 - $88,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 681
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $29.26  
   
Overtime
$6.21 - $42.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,326  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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).
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$28,700 - $88,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 172
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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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Officer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,257

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Administrative Officer Reviews

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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Experience Affects Administrative Officer Salaries




National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Officer Salaries

Office Management
up arrow 33%


Accounting
up arrow 13%



Project Management
up arrow 9%

National Average
$52,000

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%


Payroll Administration
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 159 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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