For Office Administrators with Accounting skills, hourly average wages total $16.42 per hour. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by more than half and dental insurance is reported by more than two-fifths. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,336 - $66,312
(Median)
$30K
$46K
$66K
MEDIAN: $45,622
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50%
90%

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$11.63 - $24.16
(Median)
$12
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,336 - $66,312  
   
Bonus
$493.88 - $5,369  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Commission
$3,400  
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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$26,428 - $61,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 460
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $24.16  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.50  
Overtime
$16.40 - $37.90  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$493.88 - $5,369  
   
Commission
$3,400  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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).
)
$26,428 - $61,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 475
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Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator

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


Office Administrators with Accounting skills do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $35K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $40K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $43K. As Office Administrators with Accounting skills reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $49K.

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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 198 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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