Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
1,443,150 0.3 % $27.83 $57,890 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.84 $20.15 $26.12 $33.30 $42.16
Annual Wage (2) $32,950 $41,910 $54,340 $69,260 $87,690


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 119,580 7.11 $26.79 $55,730
Offices of Physicians 67,340 2.68 $26.55 $55,230
Other General Merchandise Stores 64,960 3.42 $22.40 $46,590
Local Government (OES Designation) 58,640 1.09 $28.64 $59,570
Management of Companies and Enterprises 53,360 2.32 $31.46 $65,430

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 119,580 7.11 $26.79 $55,730
Freight Transportation Arrangement 10,700 5.11 $31.55 $65,630
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 13,670 4.71 $26.61 $55,340
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 27,040 4.51 $28.18 $58,620
Business Support Services 37,210 4.04 $25.98 $54,030

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Pipeline Transportation 40 0.48 $42.77 $88,970
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 450 2.57 $40.43 $84,090
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 8,070 1.80 $39.51 $82,180
Natural Gas Distribution 2,180 1.93 $39.12 $81,360
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 1,900 0.39 $38.56 $80,210


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 171,260 10.73 1.04 $29.37 $61,090
Texas 115,950 9.87 0.96 $29.68 $61,730
New York 114,040 12.54 1.22 $32.30 $67,190
Florida 96,140 11.69 1.14 $26.24 $54,590
Pennsylvania 63,570 11.06 1.08 $28.73 $59,750




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 24,280 14.57 1.42 $30.73 $63,910
Maryland 38,060 14.41 1.40 $29.35 $61,050
Arizona 37,200 14.02 1.36 $25.29 $52,590
West Virginia 9,300 13.33 1.30 $21.61 $44,940
New Mexico 10,590 13.14 1.28 $24.53 $51,030




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 5,180 7.37 0.72 $39.65 $82,470
New York 114,040 12.54 1.22 $32.30 $67,190
Alaska 3,170 9.81 0.95 $31.76 $66,060
Connecticut 24,280 14.57 1.42 $30.73 $63,910
Massachusetts 37,580 10.86 1.06 $30.09 $62,590





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 80,110 12.16 1.18 $33.81 $70,330
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 49,280 11.68 1.14 $28.88 $60,060
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 28,520 11.74 1.14 $31.80 $66,140
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ