$55,773
Avg. Salary
$19.35
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,937

Profit Sharing

$2,862

Commission

$4,500

The average pay for an Administrative Manager is $19.35 per hour.

The average pay for an Administrative Manager is $55,773 per year.

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MEDIAN $55,773
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$13.13 - $27.89
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$0$82K
Salary $38,617 - $82,182
Bonus $104 - $10,088
Profit Sharing $205 - $8,500
Commission $304 - $12,822
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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$34,453 - $82,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,024
Hourly Data $0$41
Hourly Rate $13.13 - $27.89
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $16.37 - $41.38
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $104 - $10,088
Commission $304 - $12,822
Profit Sharing $205 - $8,500
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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$34,453 - $82,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 576

Job Description for Administrative Manager

Administrative managers ensure the administrative aspects of a business running and organized. They perform administrative tasks like documentation, editing, filing, organization, and sales support. They also manage other administrative employees to enure administrative tasks are done; these managers also train subordinates.

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Administrative Manager Tasks

  • Monitor budgets for contracts, equipment and supplies; audit operational reports.
  • Manage and coordinate administrative support services; facilities, security, mail distribution, record management, and other office support services.
  • Review current processes and recommend procedural or policy changes to improve operations.
  • Oversee facilities planning, maintenance and custodial operations internal or external service contracts.
  • Manages the administrative supervisors.

Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative Manager


University of Michigan (U-M) offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $73K.

The consistently lowest paying firm is Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., where the median salary is just $51K. There isn't much variation there, either; the pay scale ranges only from $32K to $74K.

Common Career Paths for Administrative Manager


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Administrative Managers who transition into a Human Resources Director role may receive large pay increases as the latter position pays an average $80K per year. Human Resources Managers or Operations Managers are common next-step roles for Administrative Managers moving up in their careers; annual pay for Human Resources Managers is $7K higher on average, and it's $7K higher for Operations Managers.

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Popular Skills for Administrative Manager


Administrative Managers seem to require a rather large skill set. Most notably, skills in Operations Management, Budget Management, People Management, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 8 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and Payroll Administration. Those proficient in Administration are, more often than not, also skilled in Microsoft Office, Human Resources, and Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Manager

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 491 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 448 salaries. An experienced Administrative Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 536 salaries. An Administrative Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 267 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,906

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

Home to some of the best pay for Administrative Managers, Washington offers exceptional salaries, 40 percent above the national average. Administrative Managers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+33 percent), Seattle (+26 percent), Boston (+21 percent), and Los Angeles (+16 percent). Orlando ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 18 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Pittsburgh (18 percent lower) and Denver (6 percent lower).

Administrative Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Administrative Manager?

Administrative Manager in Mount Laurel:
"Fluctuations in the market via reimbursement that effects th."
Know the ground rules. Don't accept the position if you are doing the work of 2to3 people or you set yourself up for failure.

Administrative Manager in Chicago:
"Managed the daily administrative operations for the company."
Pros: Comroderie. Medical, dental and vision insurance. Casual attire. 1/2 day summer hours. Training programs.
Cons: Salary. Limited opportunities.

Administrative Manager in Fort Pierce:
Pros: The people, hours, environment.
Cons: Overloaded with work, stress,

Administrative Manager in Nashville:
"Very Demanding But Fine When You Have A Good Boss."
Pros: People and the hours.
Cons: A boss that you can not please no matter how hard you try.

Administrative Manager in Cambridge:
"Assists Brokers With Preparation Of Listings And Proposals."
Pros: Graphic design projects for listing presentations and property-specific feature sheets. Database management.
Cons: Data entry.

Administrative Manager in Boston:
"Work load."
Be prepared for the job to change as you go.

Administrative Manager in Florida:
"Skills."
There is a combination of skills that allow you to provide the best on your position and at the same time for you to grow as a professional, some of those skills are to be organized, communication, multitask, programs, learn your company culture, and the right attitude for each situation.

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Key Stats for Administrative Manager

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 535 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Administrative Manager Salaries

▲6%

▲4%

▼0%

National Average
$53,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Administrative Manager Salaries





National Average
$53,000

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼2%





▼6%






Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 535 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 21%