Entry-Level Business Administrator Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Business Administrators lies in the neighborhood of $48K per year. With some bonuses approaching $6K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $5K, overall incomes of Entry-Level Business Administrators spread between $28K and $73K depending on individual performance. While nearly one-third report receiving no health benefits, more than half do receive medical coverage, and approximately one-half have dental, as well. The majority of Entry-Level Business Administrators claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Business Administrators making up 75 percent. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$30,928 - $76,426
$31K
$48K
$76K
MEDIAN: $47,902
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$10.46 - $28.88
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$17
$29
MEDIAN: $17.23
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$0$76K
Salary $30,928 - $76,426
Bonus $0.00 - $9,819
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $5,761
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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$28,807 - $72,652
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 213
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $10.46 - $28.88
Hourly Tips $0.33
Overtime $20.99 - $48.45
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,819
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $5,761
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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$28,807 - $72,652
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 101

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

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!

Key Stats for Business Administrator

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Business Administrator Salaries

Budget Management
▲13%

Operations Management
▲11%

National Average
$44,000

Human Resources
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Accounts Payable
▼7%

Office Management
▼8%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Accounting
▼11%

Payroll Administration
▼12%

Intuit QuickBooks
▼13%

Accounts Receivable
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 31%
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