The salary statistics of other office and administrative support workers are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of other office and administrative support workers in the United States is shown in Table 2. 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 $51,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,680. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 161% 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 $43,040. The lowest paying sector is the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector (annual salary $27,920).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
The average annual salary of other office and administrative support worker related occupations at the national level is given in Table 3. For more salary information about a specific occupation, use the links below.
|Occupation||Median Annual Salary|
|Computer Operators|| |
|Desktop Publishers|| |
|Word Processors and Typists|| |
|Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks|| |
|Proofreaders and Copy Markers|| |
|Data Entry and Information Processing Workers|| |
|Office Clerks, General|| |
|Office Machine Operators (Except Computer)|| |
|Data Entry Keyers|| |
|Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators (Except Postal Service)|| |