How Much Do Administrative Managers Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Administrative Services Managers

Administrative Services Managers plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$108120 per year
Hourly wage
$52 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$56,080 to $73,650 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$27 to $35 per hour

Entry-level Administrative Services Managers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $56,080 to $73,650 per year or $27 to $35 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Administrative Services Managers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $82 $169,930
Senior (Top 25%) $63 $130,930
Middle (Mid 50%) $48 $98,890
Junior (Bottom 25%) $35 $73,650
No experience (Bottom 10%) $27 $56,080

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
NY $69 $143,760
NJ $65 $136,150
RI $64 $132,120
DE $63 $131,100
DC $60 $123,850
WA $59 $123,090
CO $59 $122,310
MD $57 $117,860
CT $56 $115,980
CA $56 $115,960

Another simple way to increase your salary as an Administrative Services Manager is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like NY doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at NY might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Administrative Managers are in the states of NY, NJ, RI, DE and DC.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Inland Water Transportation $157770 $75.85
Textile Furnishings Mills $147900 $71.10
Other Investment Pools and Funds $140700 $67.64
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities $137460 $66.08
Natural Gas Distribution $135990 $65.38
Residential Building Construction $135710 $65.24
Scientific Research and Development Services $134760 $64.79
Other Information Services $133830 $64.34
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities $133780 $64.32
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing $132630 $63.76
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media $132430 $63.67
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing $131980 $63.45
Oil and Gas Extraction $131390 $63.17
Software Publishers $130820 $62.90
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores $130320 $62.65
Insurance Carriers $129720 $62.37
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing $129640 $62.33
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing $128520 $61.79
Telecommunications $127750 $61.42
Nonscheduled Air Transportation $126710 $60.92
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing $126040 $60.60
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing $125550 $60.36
Nonresidential Building Construction $125100 $60.14
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing $125070 $60.13
Radio and Television Broadcasting $124790 $60.00
Motion Picture and Video Industries $124690 $59.95
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing $124010 $59.62
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution $124000 $59.61
Computer Systems Design and Related Services $123980 $59.60
Management of Companies and Enterprises $123730 $59.49

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