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Administrative Officer Salary

$46,450 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Administrative Officer is $46,450 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Administrative Officer is between $34,306 and $56,563. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Administrative Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supports an organization or department by performing administrative services.
  • Assists management with administrative tasks such as tracking and compiling information of interest.
  • Prepares various reports detailing the administrative information handled by the position.
  • Reads and answers correspondence.
  • May handle confidential information.
  • NOTE: This is not a secretarial position.
Administrative Officer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Job family population: 2,254,820

Estimated population of Administrative Officer jobs: 225,234

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Administrative Officer Job Listings for United States

Administrative Officer
May 19
McAllen, TX, USA
Office of the Inspector General
Administrative Officer ===== ##### Department of Homeland Security Office of the Inspector General ##### Office of Investigations Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates 05/14/2019 to 05/24/2019 ...
Administrative Officer
May 7
Burlington, VT, USA
Office Of The Federal Public Defender
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT # 2019-02 Administrative Officer The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Vermont seeks to hire a full-time Administrative Officer in our Burlington ...
Administrative Officer
Apr 21
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Federal Aviation Administration
Administrative Officer ===== ##### Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration ##### AVS, Flight Standards Svc, GA Safety Assurance, GA Div F, Special Emphasis Investigation Team ...
Chief Financial and Administrative Officer (CFAO)
Apr 10
Riverside, CA, USA
University of California, Riverside
Reporting to the Dean, the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer (CFAO) supports the organization's mission and is a member of the senior leadership team with extensive financial, management ...
Administrative Assistant
May 24
Coral Gables, FL, USA
M&M Staffing
The Administrative Assistant's primary responsibility is to provide support the Chief Operations ... Organize COO personal and confidential files. * Flexibility with being able to come in early, stay ...
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