Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2010

11-3011 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. Medical records administrators are included in "Medical and Health Services Managers" (11-9111). Excludes "Purchasing Managers" (11-3061).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
240,320 0.6 % $40.57 $84,390 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $19.91 $27.16 $37.45 $49.78 $65.05
Annual Wage (2) $41,420 $56,490 $77,890 $103,550 $135,300


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Local Government (OES Designation) 18,680 0.33 $38.73 $80,560
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 17,280 0.61 $39.02 $81,160
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,720 0.72 $48.46 $100,790
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 12,970 0.25 $41.03 $85,340
State Government (OES Designation) 12,760 0.56 $36.52 $75,960

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 110 1.50 $50.34 $104,720
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 270 1.38 $55.88 $116,230
Office Administrative Services 4,740 1.20 $42.74 $88,900
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds 440 1.01 $51.12 $106,330
Facilities Support Services 1,050 0.78 $35.11 $73,040

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 110 0.10 $61.98 $128,920
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas 90 0.33 $60.05 $124,910
Other Financial Investment Activities 1,520 0.46 $57.40 $119,390
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 270 1.38 $55.88 $116,230
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 1,630 0.36 $54.63 $113,620


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 27,790 1.99 1.05 $44.18 $91,890
Texas 23,960 2.37 1.26 $41.49 $86,290
New York 17,170 2.06 1.09 $51.88 $107,920
Illinois 14,090 2.55 1.35 $31.98 $66,520
Georgia 10,120 2.70 1.43 $38.48 $80,050




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 3,330 5.21 2.75 $39.14 $81,400
New Mexico 2,750 3.53 1.87 $34.15 $71,040
Alaska 1,030 3.35 1.77 $35.61 $74,060
Idaho 1,870 3.15 1.67 $28.71 $59,710
Maryland 7,720 3.14 1.66 $38.50 $80,070




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 17,170 2.06 1.09 $51.88 $107,920
New Jersey 7,830 2.08 1.10 $51.37 $106,850
Rhode Island 700 1.57 0.83 $51.02 $106,120
Ohio 8,870 1.80 0.95 $49.71 $103,390
Massachusetts 8,210 2.63 1.39 $47.92 $99,660

Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 11,900 2.39 1.26 $55.48 $115,400
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL Metropolitan Division 8,920 2.52 1.33 $33.34 $69,350
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 7,780 2.04 1.08 $45.18 $93,980
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 6,490 2.95 1.56 $40.60 $84,450
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 6,440 2.58 1.36 $43.70 $90,890
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 6,020 2.63 1.39 $40.99 $85,250
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 5,340 3.22 1.70 $52.32 $108,830
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,200 2.60 1.37 $42.91 $89,260
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,770 2.84 1.50 $40.07 $83,350
Baltimore-Towson, MD 4,740 3.83 2.03 $37.63 $78,260




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Springfield, IL 910 8.66 4.58 $29.87 $62,130
Rome, GA 260 7.37 3.90 $27.83 $57,880
Santa Fe, NM 410 6.71 3.55 $35.81 $74,470
Lubbock, TX 660 5.43 2.87 $39.81 $82,800
Albany, GA 290 4.89 2.58 $42.77 $88,970
Cedar Rapids, IA 630 4.64 2.45 $44.48 $92,510
Athens-Clarke County, GA 350 4.57 2.42 $39.90 $83,000
Fairbanks, AK 140 4.10 2.17 $44.08 $91,680
Austin-Round Rock, TX 2,950 3.88 2.05 $43.62 $90,740
Jefferson City, MO 270 3.84 2.03 $29.16 $60,660