The average salary for a Records Manager is $60,140.
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Job Description for Records Manager
The records manager is responsible for maintaining their organization's records and files. They store the records and ensure they are easily accessible. These manager are responsible for creating records in a variety of different areas for their organization, such as files on employees that must be maintained. There may be different requirements for how to record information and store it; the records manager must follow these procedures at all times. They must also follow any relevant privacy la…Read more
Records Manager Tasks
- Maintain a database of petitions including providing management reports.
- Evaluate current functions and activates to evaluate their efficiency and effectiveness.
- Assist in the creation and maintenance of corporate SOPs and directives to ensure the accurate definition for physical and electronic records controls.
- Operate an electronic tracking system for files and daily coordination of information needed for appointments.
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Popular Skills for Records Manager
Skills in Records Management, Legal Compliance, People Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Records Manager
An entry-level Records Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,433 based on 11 salaries. An early career Records Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,126 based on 165 salaries. A mid-career Records Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,027 based on 158 salaries. An experienced Records Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,531 based on 201 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,633.
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Employees with Records Manager in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 36.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (13.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (8.5% less) and New York, New York (2.0% less).
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