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Highest Paying Industries for Administrative Services Managers

The top 100 highest paying industries for administrative services managers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $119,040, aerospace product and parts manufacturing is the highest paying industry for administrative services managers. It is followed by securities and commodity contracts intermediation and brokerage industry (average annual salary $118,940). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of administrative services managers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Industries for Administrative Services Managers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$119,040
680
2 Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
$118,940
1,720
3 Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$118,290
50
4 Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$116,350
430
5 Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$114,930
3,850
6 Telecommunications
$110,940
2,020
7 Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$110,630
190
8 Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$110,300
1,400
9 Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$110,000
270
10 Other Financial Investment Activities
$109,720
2,040
11 Other Information Services
$109,630
650
12 Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$109,400
210
13 Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$109,030
50
14 Oil and Gas Extraction
$108,230
590
15 Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$107,510
890
16 Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$106,640
110
17 Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$106,630
3,150
18 Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$106,260
1,540
19 Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$106,180
250
20 Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$106,110
360
21 Scientific Research and Development Services
$105,430
2,900
22 Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$105,270
80
23 Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$105,100
2,710
24 Software Publishers
$104,950
940
25 Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$104,450
100
26 Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$103,790
150
27 Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$103,660
1,580
28 Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$103,430
1,200
29 Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$103,110
500
30 Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$100,610
30
31 Information
$100,450
7,190
32 Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$100,330
4,460
33 Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$100,300
190
34 Utilities
$100,300
2,330
35 Metal Ore Mining
$100,290
70
36 Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$99,690
710
37 Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$99,680
360
38 Mining
$99,260
1,330
39 Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$99,120
190
40 Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$98,900
1,720
41 Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$98,110
110
42 Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$97,680
1,910
43 Natural Gas Distribution
$97,620
580
44 Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers
$97,530
2,000
45 Automotive Body, Paint, Interior, and Glass Repair
$97,240
n/a
46 Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$97,160
1,060
47 Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$97,100
210
48 Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$97,010
650
49 Insurance Carriers
$96,670
5,700
50 Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$96,640
780
51 Coal Mining
$96,530
130
52 Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$96,280
70
53 Household Appliance Manufacturing
$95,790
60
54 Finance and Insurance
$95,720
20,950
55 Motion Picture and Video Industries
$95,680
470
56 Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$95,670
560
57 Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$95,500
2,100
58 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$95,220
17,960
59 Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
$95,180
890
60 Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations
$95,050
390
61 Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$95,010
290
62 Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$95,000
1,100
63 Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$94,970
250
64 Television Broadcasting
$94,840
290
65 Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$94,730
1,890
66 Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$94,600
280
67 Legal Services
$94,570
3,300
68 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$94,040
24,370
69 Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$93,830
1,120
70 Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$93,770
9,430
71 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$93,630
5,020
72 Chemical Manufacturing
$93,360
2,280
73 Other Food Manufacturing
$93,240
310
74 Support Activities for Mining
$92,900
530
75 Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
$92,660
30
76 Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$92,270
230
77 Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$92,220
310
78 Plastics Product Manufacturing
$92,170
350
79 Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$91,710
40
80 Automotive Repair and Maintenance
$91,560
790
81 Manufacturing
$91,410
15,750
82 Rail Transportation
$91,380
930
83 Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$91,340
420
84 Other Telecommunications
$91,260
160
85 Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$91,230
1,000
86 Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$91,230
210
87 Broadcasting (except Internet)
$91,170
780
88 Engineering Services
$91,150
2,270
89 Machinery Manufacturing
$91,130
1,270
90 Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$91,010
60
91 Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$90,980
840
92 Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$90,900
230
93 Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$90,880
330
94 Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$90,820
1,110
95 Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$90,740
130
96 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$90,710
11,500
97 Hospitals - Privately owned
$90,670
12,400
98 Amusement Parks and Arcades
$90,600
260
99 Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$90,570
540
100 Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$90,570
30
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