Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

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)
1,366,510 0.3 % $25.81 $53,690 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $14.81 $18.70 $24.13 $31.30 $39.17
Annual Wage (2) $30,800 $38,900 $50,190 $65,100 $81,480


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 122,230 7.12 $24.87 $51,720
Offices of Physicians 66,250 2.74 $25.15 $52,300
Local Government (OES Designation) 58,640 1.07 $26.14 $54,370
Management of Companies and Enterprises 48,740 2.29 $29.49 $61,340
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 42,100 0.80 $27.09 $56,350

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 122,230 7.12 $24.87 $51,720
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 15,760 5.57 $24.36 $50,660
Freight Transportation Arrangement 8,970 4.74 $29.20 $60,740
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 27,000 4.54 $27.85 $57,920
Office Administrative Services 18,240 4.18 $27.34 $56,860

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 8,570 1.94 $39.03 $81,180
Securities and Commodity Exchanges (8) (8) $38.16 $79,370
Other Pipeline Transportation 30 0.49 $35.45 $73,740
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 370 2.21 $35.02 $72,830
Natural Gas Distribution 2,010 1.85 $34.95 $72,690


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 166,240 11.30 1.10 $27.91 $58,060
Texas 118,300 10.84 1.05 $26.15 $54,380
New York 113,180 13.11 1.27 $30.19 $62,800
Florida 78,170 10.49 1.02 $24.19 $50,310
Pennsylvania 53,120 9.46 0.92 $26.40 $54,910




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 25,620 15.66 1.52 $28.30 $58,860
Arizona 34,270 13.84 1.34 $23.29 $48,440
New York 113,180 13.11 1.27 $30.19 $62,800
Maryland 32,040 12.64 1.23 $28.12 $58,490
South Carolina 22,760 12.47 1.21 $22.64 $47,080




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 5,010 7.52 0.73 $32.74 $68,100
New York 113,180 13.11 1.27 $30.19 $62,800
Massachusetts 35,480 10.89 1.06 $28.60 $59,500
Alaska 3,530 10.95 1.06 $28.40 $59,080
Connecticut 25,620 15.66 1.52 $28.30 $58,860





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 71,330 13.61 1.32 $32.23 $67,040
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 48,310 12.15 1.18 $27.81 $57,840
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 29,980 8.10 0.79 $27.67 $57,540
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 29,020 10.52 1.02 $27.90 $58,030
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 26,620 12.38 1.20 $28.31 $58,880
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 25,960 14.57 1.41 $23.93 $49,770
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 24,750 10.72 1.04 $26.65 $55,440
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 23,010 9.72 0.94 $30.66 $63,770
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 19,570 11.19 1.09 $30.53 $63,510
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 18,090 9.83 0.95 $29.00 $60,330