The average hourly pay for an Office Manager with Payroll Administration skills in San Diego, California is $19.51.
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Job Description for Office Manager
Aspiring office managers should have excellent communication, problem-solving, and managerial skills, as they are responsible for all activities, projects, and employees of their offices. It is essential that office managers work well in fast-paced environments, as they must oversee several ongoing projects at once. They work closely with staff to ensure that operations are running smoothly, and they must always stay up-to-date on the statuses of all projects to report directly to the CEO or ot…Read more
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Skills in Office Management, Accounts Receivable and Human Resources (HR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Manager
An early career Office Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.00 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Office Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.85 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Office Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.31 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
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Employees with Office Manager in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 20.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (5.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (16.4% less), Houston, Texas (9.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.7% less).
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