The average salary for an Office Administrator is £18,006.
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Job Description for Office Administrator
An office administrator carries out various functions within an office environment to make sure that the administrative duties required by a company are carried out smoothly. The duties allocated to an office administrator will vary according to the position. One of the main set of duties that may be carried out by the office administrator is related to human resources. This may include things such as hiring new staff members, administering payroll and benefits, and handling employee disputes.…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Office Administrator
The top respondents for the job title Office Administrator are from the companies The National Health Service (NHS), Balfour Beatty and Kier Group plc. Reported salaries are highest at St luke's Hospice where the average pay is £21,899. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Balfour Beatty and The National Health Service (NHS), earning around £20,348 and £17,705, respectively. BMI Healthcare pays the lowest at around £15,584. Kier Group plc and Sodexo, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying £15,906 and £17,260, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Office Administrator
Skills in Office Administration and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Customer Service and Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator
An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £16,940 based on 973 salaries. An early career Office Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £17,478 based on 2,641 salaries. A mid-career Office Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £18,638 based on 1,224 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £18,699 based on 1,035 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £19,352.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Office Administrator in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 17.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (7.7% less), Birmingham, England: West Midlands (5.8% less) and Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (5.2% less).
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