Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of clerical and administrative support workers.


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)
1,404,070 0.3 % $26.15 $54,400 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $14.68 $18.80 $24.42 $31.66 $39.80
Annual Wage (2) $30,530 $39,110 $50,780 $65,840 $82,790


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)
Depository Credit Intermediation 122,380 7.26 $25.43 $52,900
Offices of Physicians 66,100 2.69 $25.59 $53,230
Local Government (OES Designation) 57,030 1.07 $26.72 $55,580
Other General Merchandise Stores 54,800 3.07 $14.78 $30,750
Management of Companies and Enterprises 51,290 2.32 $29.70 $61,770

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 122,380 7.26 $25.43 $52,900
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 15,100 5.25 $25.05 $52,110
Freight Transportation Arrangement 9,430 4.86 $30.09 $62,580
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 26,620 4.54 $28.14 $58,520
Office Administrative Services 18,270 4.06 $27.94 $58,110

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 8,630 1.95 $40.89 $85,050
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 1,690 0.34 $37.30 $77,590
Natural Gas Distribution 1,940 1.77 $36.62 $76,180
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank (8) (8) $36.35 $75,610
Satellite Telecommunications 100 1.25 $35.54 $73,920


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 173,060 11.45 1.10 $28.34 $58,950
Texas 117,430 10.46 1.01 $26.96 $56,070
New York 114,490 12.99 1.25 $30.47 $63,380
Florida 84,360 11.01 1.06 $24.42 $50,800
Pennsylvania 53,950 9.54 0.92 $26.68 $55,490



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)
Connecticut 26,170 15.89 1.53 $28.86 $60,020
Arizona 37,120 14.69 1.41 $23.72 $49,340
Rhode Island 6,060 13.06 1.26 $27.70 $57,620
New York 114,490 12.99 1.25 $30.47 $63,380
Maryland 33,210 12.99 1.25 $28.29 $58,830



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 5,420 8.04 0.77 $35.42 $73,670
New York 114,490 12.99 1.25 $30.47 $63,380
Massachusetts 35,820 10.78 1.04 $29.11 $60,550
Connecticut 26,170 15.89 1.53 $28.86 $60,020
New Jersey 42,050 10.87 1.05 $28.82 $59,960




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 71,380 13.24 1.27 $32.55 $67,700
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 50,240 12.38 1.19 $28.22 $58,700
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 32,100 8.56 0.82 $27.37 $56,930
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 28,360 9.97 0.96 $28.45 $59,170
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 27,990 12.51 1.20 $28.78 $59,870
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 27,950 15.31 1.47 $24.34 $50,620
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 24,080 10.08 0.97 $27.32 $56,830
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 23,900 10.05 0.97 $31.67 $65,870
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 20,220 11.27 1.08 $31.27 $65,040
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 19,070 12.85 1.24 $29.84 $62,070