Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

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)
249,600 0.6 % $41.69 $86,720 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $20.73 $28.14 $38.24 $50.97 $66.91
Annual Wage (2) $43,120 $58,540 $79,540 $106,030 $139,170


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) 19,120 0.35 $39.25 $81,630
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 18,530 0.65 $39.45 $82,050
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,050 0.74 $49.05 $102,020
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 13,770 0.27 $42.54 $88,470
State Government (OES Designation) 13,340 0.59 $38.47 $80,030

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 130 1.78 $52.30 $108,770
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 330 1.68 $58.14 $120,930
Office Administrative Services 4,240 1.05 $43.39 $90,240
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds 420 0.96 $52.80 $109,820
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,050 0.74 $49.05 $102,020

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 130 0.11 $63.71 $132,520
Other Financial Investment Activities 1,810 0.53 $59.65 $124,070
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas 110 0.39 $59.57 $123,900
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 1,480 0.32 $58.23 $121,120
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 330 1.68 $58.14 $120,930


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 30,580 2.18 1.12 $46.52 $96,760
Texas 25,490 2.47 1.27 $42.16 $87,700
New York 17,560 2.08 1.07 $53.18 $110,610
Illinois 14,360 2.58 1.32 $32.39 $67,360
Georgia 10,560 2.79 1.44 $40.05 $83,290




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 2,980 4.62 2.37 $41.03 $85,340
Maryland 8,650 3.49 1.79 $39.83 $82,860
Massachusetts 9,020 2.86 1.47 $47.51 $98,820
Idaho 1,690 2.85 1.46 $30.06 $62,520
Georgia 10,560 2.79 1.44 $40.05 $83,290




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 17,560 2.08 1.07 $53.18 $110,610
New Jersey 7,790 2.07 1.06 $51.81 $107,770
Rhode Island 690 1.53 0.79 $51.21 $106,520
Delaware 660 1.63 0.84 $48.90 $101,720
Massachusetts 9,020 2.86 1.47 $47.51 $98,820





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 12,380 2.45 1.26 $57.26 $119,110
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 9,240 2.58 1.33 $33.51 $69,710
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 8,570 2.24 1.15 $47.11 $97,990
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 6,950 3.12 1.60 $41.32 $85,950
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 6,870 2.69 1.38 $45.12 $93,850
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 6,210 3.71 1.91 $50.74 $105,540
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 5,950 2.57 1.32 $44.23 $92,000
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,590 2.73 1.40 $43.38 $90,240
Baltimore-Towson, MD 5,270 4.21 2.16 $37.52 $78,040
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 5,150 3.01 1.55 $40.30 $83,810