Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2017

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)
1,458,380 0.3 % $28.14 $58,540 0.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.09 $20.34 $26.47 $33.79 $42.69
Annual Wage (2) $33,470 $42,300 $55,060 $70,270 $88,800


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)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 122,950 6.18 $27.35 $56,890
General Merchandise Stores 82,940 2.58 $22.63 $47,080
Offices of Physicians 70,690 2.77 $26.73 $55,600
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 60,260 1.11 $29.44 $61,240
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52,670 2.26 $32.37 $67,330

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 122,950 6.18 $27.35 $56,890
Freight Transportation Arrangement 10,520 4.95 $31.76 $66,050
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 27,470 4.36 $28.27 $58,800
Business Support Services 36,940 4.05 $26.10 $54,280
Office Administrative Services 18,520 3.76 $29.52 $61,410

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Pipeline Transportation 50 0.63 $43.84 $91,180
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds 100 2.28 $40.18 $83,580
Natural Gas Distribution 2,200 1.96 $40.02 $83,250
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 30 0.26 $39.91 $83,010
Other Investment Pools and Funds 90 1.31 $38.37 $79,810


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 169,370 10.14 0.99 $29.51 $61,380
Texas 115,470 9.71 0.95 $29.36 $61,060
New York 113,350 12.31 1.20 $33.19 $69,020
Florida 101,060 12.00 1.17 $26.34 $54,800
Pennsylvania 66,920 11.57 1.13 $29.04 $60,410




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 24,070 14.55 1.42 $31.17 $64,840
Maryland 38,470 14.44 1.41 $29.83 $62,060
Arizona 36,630 13.55 1.32 $25.81 $53,680
Oklahoma 21,200 13.48 1.32 $25.69 $53,440
West Virginia 8,940 12.98 1.27 $22.26 $46,310




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 5,020 7.09 0.69 $39.29 $81,720
New York 113,350 12.31 1.20 $33.19 $69,020
Alaska 3,160 9.94 0.97 $31.37 $65,250
Connecticut 24,070 14.55 1.42 $31.17 $64,840
Massachusetts 38,310 10.86 1.06 $30.51 $63,460



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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 79,700 11.91 1.16 $34.63 $72,040
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 49,530 11.18 1.09 $29.19 $60,710
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 28,610 10.92 1.07 $28.93 $60,180
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 27,950 9.54 0.93 $30.68 $63,820
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 27,570 13.92 1.36 $26.39 $54,890
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 26,910 10.80 1.06 $31.47 $65,450
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 25,480 6.96 0.68 $29.44 $61,240
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 24,280 9.64 0.94 $33.25 $69,150
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 21,280 15.64 1.53 $29.98 $62,350
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 20,880 11.35 1.11 $32.29 $67,170