Entry-Level Administrative / Office Manager Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Administrative / Office Manager is $40,758 per year.

$29,300 - $63,278
$29K
$43K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,584
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50%
90%

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$11.20 - $21.64
$11
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.51
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$0$63K
Salary $29,300 - $63,278
Bonus $447 - $6,080
Profit Sharing $409 - $4,966
Commission $56.67 - $9,294
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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$25,438 - $57,364
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,416
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $11.20 - $21.64
Hourly Tips $2.92
Overtime $16.76 - $33.18
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $447 - $6,080
Commission $56.67 - $9,294
Profit Sharing $409 - $4,966
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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$25,438 - $57,364
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,406

Administrative / Office Manager Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative / Office Manager

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,435

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Administrative / Office Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Administrative / Office Manager in Warsaw:
"Know your value."
Problem solving is a must. Know your surroundings and what you need to accomplish. Always have a plan of attack.

Administrative / Office Manager in Milford:
"Too hard for too little."

Administrative / Office Manager in Chicago:
"Learn How to Market Yourself."
Too often, people who do this kind of work do not know how to market their skills, and therefoere, are not properly compensated. To be good at this kind of work, there are many "soft" skills that are necessary, such as diplomacy, tact and ability to anticipate the needs of others. True, these skills are difficult to measure, however, professional references can play a key role in helping you to receive the kind of feedback you need to prove your value to a potential employer.

Administrative / Office Manager in San Jose:
"A few quick tips."
For at least the first couple of weeks take notes. Ask questions if you dont understand, or know something. Try to listen before talking. Treat everyone equally. Be nice and smile. Prioritize your work daily.

Administrative / Office Manager in Nashville:
"The pay is way less than the amout of work expected."
Ask for more money per week, or at least discuss what you will do for what you are being paid.

Administrative / Office Manager in Irvine:
"The Success of a WM Office Manager."
Because you are the face of the company, it is critical to engage with each client as a friendly professional by providing exceptional customer service. This occurs when you treat each person as if they are the only person you are helping while still staying very aware of the needs of those in the office at the time, externally and internally. Your knowledge of the all facets of the office is beneficial to running a smooth front desk and administrative office. If you don't have an answer, make sure you find one and assure the visitor or employee finding the answer is your primary, immediate goal. Use excellent communication and live by the motto, "the customer is always right." Organization is another absolute necessity when handling a busy office and ensuring things to run smoothly. Communication both verbally and written are primary skills that will be relied upon as well as required to serve with a positive, informative and efficient attitude.

Administrative / Office Manager in Millington:
"Feast or Famine."
The jobs you take in the military vary greatly from position to position. It's nearly impossible to give an accurate portrayal of any two people's experiences since there is literally hundreds of thousands of jobs world wide. Early on it will be painful, but it will give you skills and income that rival any Fortune 500 Company should you get out at the right time.

Key Stats for Administrative / Office Manager

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 557 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
21%

Skills That Affect Administrative / Office Manager Salaries


National Average
$37,000




▼5%





▼6%

Payroll Administration
▼6%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼8%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 557 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 42%