The average pay for an Administrative Officer is $51,871 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operations Management, Budget Management, Accounting, and Human Resources.
Administrative Officer Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$31,729 - $86,845
(Median)
32K
40K
52K
70K
87K
MEDIAN: $51,870
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Administrative Officer Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$11.00 - $26.19
(Median)
11
14
17
22
26
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$31,729 - $86,845  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,044  
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $9,887  
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).
)
$28,382 - $86,091  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 459
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $26.19  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $42.89  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,044  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $9,887  
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).
)
$28,382 - $86,091  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 459
Is Administrative Officer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Administrative Officer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
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.
Read More...
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.
Popular Skills for Administrative Officer
Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Officer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
up arrow 57%
San Diego
up arrow 54%
Seattle
up arrow 36%
San Antonio
up arrow 29%
Los Angeles
up arrow 24%
Houston
up arrow 7%
Baltimore
0%
National Average
$50,000
New York
up arrow 1%
Oklahoma City
up arrow 21%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

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.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Administrative Officer Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Skills That Affect Administrative Officer Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 40%
Accounting
up arrow 18%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
National Average
$50,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Office Administration
up arrow 8%
Administration
up arrow 11%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 125 votes.
Gender
Female
67%
female alumni
 
Male
33%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 13%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -