The salary statistics of other office and administrative support workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other office and administrative support workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other office and administrative support workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other office and administrative support workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other office and administrative support workers is $55,210. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,170. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 173% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other office and administrative support workers from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other office and administrative support workers in 20 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other office and administrative support workers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $48,430. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $27,270).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Educational Services|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other office and administrative support workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other office and administrative support workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,090 to $48,300. The highest paying state for other office and administrative support workers is Massachusetts with a median annual salary of $48,300. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $19,090. For more salary information of other office and administrative support workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|South Dakota|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |