The average salary for an Office Administrator is £17,158 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£12,750 - £23,415
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£17K
£23K
MEDIAN: £17,442
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£6.91 - £10.61
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MEDIAN: £8.33
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£0£23K
Salary £12,750 - £23,415
Bonus £200.12 - £2,582
Profit Sharing £500
Commission £750
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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£13,217 - £23,340
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,262
Hourly Data £0£16
Hourly Rate £6.91 - £10.61
Hourly Tips £0.26
Overtime £7.29 - £16.80
Annual Data £0£23K
Bonus £200.12 - £2,582
Commission £750
Profit Sharing £500
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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£13,217 - £23,340
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 785

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Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator

Pay by Experience for an Office Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 1,903 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 831 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 665 salaries. An Office Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 336 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £17,468

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Office Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Colchester:
"Good start level."
Pros: I enjoy my work and it's definitely a good platform for other endeavours.
Cons: Sometimes feel lumped together with other colleagues, especially when your performance level is higher than theirs.

Office Administrator in Brighton:
Pros: Work three days a week from home office.
Cons: Work two days a week from office far away which equals 10 hours a week travel and an additional net cost to me of £35.00 per week (£1,680.00 per annum)

Office Administrator in Plymouth:
"My Job."
Pros: Variety of roles from basic admin through to converting and hosting video webinars.
Cons: Expected to know more than I do , very technical role.

Office Administrator in Colchester:
Pros: The staff.
Cons: The pay. Multiple responsibilities with no extra money.

Office Administrator in London:
"Extremely busy."
Pros: The people. The work that we do. Helping others develop their talent.
Cons: Time consuming. Lack of respect. Do a lot more than being an administrator. Office politics.

Office Administrator in Worthing:
"Stressfull."
Pros: Lunch breaks. Paid holiday.
Cons: Stress. Responsibility.

Office Administrator in Aberdeen:
"Low Pay."
Pros: I like having a lot to do most of the time but once everything has been done I never get given anything else to do so sometimes it can be boring.
Cons: VERY LOW PAY! Nothing to do most the time.

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Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

▲8%

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
₤17,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

▲2%


▼0%

National Average
₤17,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%




Data Management
▼2%



▼3%


▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 78%
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