Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

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)
264,090 0.6 % $42.63 $88,660 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $21.31 $28.96 $38.98 $52.24 $68.78
Annual Wage (2) $44,330 $60,250 $81,080 $108,660 $143,070


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) 20,470 0.37 $39.35 $81,850
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 20,350 0.70 $40.17 $83,550
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,800 0.79 $48.31 $100,480
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 14,450 0.28 $43.33 $90,130
State Government (OES Designation) 11,710 0.53 $43.70 $90,890

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 310 1.85 $59.10 $122,920
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds 480 1.08 $53.41 $111,100
Office Administrative Services 3,840 0.93 $44.65 $92,880
Facilities Support Services 1,080 0.85 $39.80 $82,770
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,800 0.79 $48.31 $100,480

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Financial Investment Activities 1,870 0.53 $60.57 $125,980
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 130 0.12 $60.47 $125,770
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 1,480 0.33 $59.74 $124,270
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 310 1.85 $59.10 $122,920
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing 110 0.10 $58.79 $122,290


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 33,550 2.35 1.16 $46.67 $97,080
Texas 26,350 2.49 1.23 $43.23 $89,920
New York 18,290 2.14 1.06 $53.73 $111,770
Illinois 15,560 2.76 1.36 $38.70 $80,500
Georgia 12,120 3.18 1.57 $42.57 $88,540




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 2,490 3.81 1.88 $44.45 $92,460
Massachusetts 10,770 3.36 1.66 $47.48 $98,760
Hawaii 1,890 3.21 1.58 $31.73 $65,990
Georgia 12,120 3.18 1.57 $42.57 $88,540
Oklahoma 4,440 2.90 1.43 $31.86 $66,270




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 18,290 2.14 1.06 $53.73 $111,770
New Jersey 8,020 2.11 1.04 $52.45 $109,100
Rhode Island 560 1.24 0.61 $51.63 $107,380
Delaware 570 1.41 0.69 $49.21 $102,350
Pennsylvania 9,000 1.61 0.79 $48.30 $100,460





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 12,980 2.52 1.24 $58.01 $120,650
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 10,130 2.78 1.37 $39.12 $81,380
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 8,770 2.26 1.12 $47.87 $99,560
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 8,250 3.65 1.80 $44.51 $92,580
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 7,260 4.24 2.09 $50.53 $105,100
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 6,620 2.51 1.24 $47.11 $97,990
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 5,900 3.37 1.66 $40.32 $83,860
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 5,590 2.39 1.18 $47.61 $99,020
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,360 2.56 1.26 $45.72 $95,100
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 4,570 3.24 1.60 $47.68 $99,170