A Records Manager earns an average salary of $53,218 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Records Manager Total Pay (?
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$33,342 - $81,229
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81K
MEDIAN: $53,217
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Records Manager Total Pay (?
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$10.77 - $26.34
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$33,342 - $81,229  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,709  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $7,071  
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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$29,147 - $81,426  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 392
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.77 - $26.34  
   
Overtime
$16.13 - $39.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,709  
   
Profit Sharing
$507 - $7,071  
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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$29,147 - $81,426  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 392
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Job Description for Records Manager
The records manager is responsible for maintaining their organization's records and files. They store the records and ensure they are easily accessible. These manager are responsible for creating records in a variety of different areas for their organization, such as files on employees that must be maintained. There may be different requirements for how to record information and store it; the records manager must follow these procedures at all times. They must also follow any relevant privacy laws.
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Records Manager Tasks
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of corporate SOPs and directives to ensure the accurate definition for physical and electronic records controls.
  • Operate an electronic tracking system for files and daily coordination of information needed for appointments.
  • Maintain a database of petitions including providing management reports.
  • Evaluate current functions and activates to evaluate their efficiency and effectiveness.
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Pay by Experience Level for Records Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
up arrow 77%
Washington
up arrow 41%
New York
up arrow 31%
Houston
up arrow 4%
National Average
$50,000
Dallas
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San Diego
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Experience Affects Records Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
National Average
$50,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Records Manager Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 29%
National Average
$50,000
Microsoft Sharepoint Server
up arrow 10%
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 93 votes.
Gender
Female
71%
female alumni
 
Male
29%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
19%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%
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