$51,766
Avg. Salary
$18.46
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,532

Bonus

$1,474

Profit Sharing

$4,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Business Administrator is $18.46 per hour.

The average pay for a Business Administrator is $51,766 per year.

$11.84
10%
$18.46
50%
$29.37
90%
MEDIAN $18.46
$33k
10%
$52k
50%
$91k
90%
MEDIAN $51,766
$33,469 - $90,787
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$91K
MEDIAN: $51,766
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90%

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$11.84 - $29.37
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$0$90K
Salary $33,469 - $90,787
Bonus $0.00 - $7,946
Profit Sharing $128 - $8,759
Commission $4,500
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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$30,512 - $83,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 29 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 765
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $11.84 - $29.37
Hourly Tips $0.21
Overtime $17.21 - $47.21
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,946
Commission $4,500
Profit Sharing $128 - $8,759
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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$30,512 - $83,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 29 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 328

Job Description for Business Administrator

A business administrator must oversee an organization's business activities and endusre they are efficient. These professionals often serve on an organization's board or governing council and serve as an intermediary between company employees, stakeholders, and customers, and they must coordinate operations that permit the business to thrive.

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Business Administrator Tasks

  • Create short and long term business plans and strategies for increasing sales.
  • Represent the company to clients and other businesses during sales and negotiations.
  • Review and evaluate budget proposals.
  • Coordinate daily activities and facilitate communication between departments and employees.

Common Career Paths for Business Administrator


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Business Administrator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Business Administrator

Pay by Experience Level for Business Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Business Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 269 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 144 salaries. An experienced Business Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 139 salaries. A Business Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 74 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,772

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

Business Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Business Administrator?

Business Administrator in Stockton, California:
"No More Commute!"
Pros: I can actually go home for lunch if I want to. I do not miss a 2-3 hour commute each way to the San Francisco Bay Area!
Cons: Lack of Culture

Business Administrator in Stockton, California:
"No More Commute!"
Pros: I love that I only have a 20 minute commute each. I love that I get home at a decent time and can make a meal.
Cons: Lack of culture

Business Administrator in New York:
"Administrator."
Pros: Diverse work force.
Cons: Crowd.

Business Administrator in Little Rock:
"Perserveance."
Be stern, confident, open minded and pay attention to detail.

Business Administrator in Cincinnati:
"Negotiate!"
I wish I would have had the knowledge and confidence to negotiate my starting salary. EVERYONE NEGOTIATES! Due to my lack of confidence at the time, I ended up starting my career about $5,000 behind my male counterparts. I regret it constantly and feel I will never catch up!

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Key Stats for Business Administrator

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 171 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Business Administrator Salaries

▲9%

▲4%

▼0%

National Average
$50,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Business Administrator Salaries



National Average
$50,000


Database Management & Reporting
▼6%

Office Administration
▼7%



▼14%



Marketing Communications
▼16%




Data Entry
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 171 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 27%