Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
1,424,450 0.3 % $27.01 $56,170 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.27 $19.48 $25.30 $32.47 $41.02
Annual Wage (2) $31,770 $40,530 $52,630 $67,540 $85,320


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 122,070 7.44 $26.13 $54,360
Offices of Physicians 65,680 2.62 $25.97 $54,030
Other General Merchandise Stores 58,740 3.20 $18.78 $39,060
Local Government (OES Designation) 58,270 1.09 $27.81 $57,840
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52,740 2.33 $30.61 $63,670

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 122,070 7.44 $26.13 $54,360
Freight Transportation Arrangement 10,070 5.00 $30.08 $62,570
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 14,400 4.96 $25.29 $52,600
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 27,350 4.62 $28.21 $58,670
Office Administrative Services 18,990 4.12 $28.61 $59,510

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Pipeline Transportation 40 0.46 $42.15 $87,660
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 8,470 1.90 $42.04 $87,450
Natural Gas Distribution 2,020 1.79 $37.59 $78,180
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 1,730 0.35 $37.13 $77,220
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank (8) (8) $36.77 $76,480


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 172,900 11.16 1.08 $28.94 $60,200
Texas 117,120 10.12 0.98 $28.59 $59,470
New York 114,720 12.77 1.24 $31.52 $65,570
Florida 90,560 11.43 1.11 $25.33 $52,680
Pennsylvania 57,660 10.10 0.98 $27.71 $57,640



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 25,300 15.24 1.48 $29.70 $61,780
Arizona 37,050 14.32 1.39 $24.48 $50,910
Maryland 36,060 13.89 1.34 $28.57 $59,430
New Mexico 10,500 13.16 1.27 $23.19 $48,230
South Carolina 24,940 12.93 1.25 $23.58 $49,040



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 5,320 7.87 0.76 $38.20 $79,470
New York 114,720 12.77 1.24 $31.52 $65,570
Alaska 3,320 10.13 0.98 $29.72 $61,820
Connecticut 25,300 15.24 1.48 $29.70 $61,780
Massachusetts 37,230 10.96 1.06 $29.66 $61,690




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 80,460 12.42 1.20 $33.08 $68,800
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 49,570 12.08 1.17 $28.68 $59,650
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 29,770 8.34 0.81 $28.55 $59,380
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 28,820 12.37 1.20 $30.57 $63,580
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 28,300 9.66 0.94 $30.61 $63,670