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Other Office and Administrative Support Worker Salary Information

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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Other Office and Administrative Support Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,200
25th Percentile Wage
$24,870
50th Percentile Wage
$32,560
75th Percentile Wage
$41,640
90th Percentile Wage
$52,610

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 $52,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $32,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,200. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 160% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other office and administrative support workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$32,560
2.98% 12.19%
2016
$31,590
3.39% -
2015
$30,520
2.65% -
2014
$29,710
1.88% -
2013
$29,150
1.92% -
2012
$28,590
- -

Table 2. Other Office and Administrative Support Worker Salary by Industry Sector

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 $43,530. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $28,620).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$43,530
Finance and Insurance
$36,540
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$35,930
Federal, State, and Local Government
$35,920
Mining
$35,440
Manufacturing
$33,730
Construction
$33,630
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$33,320
Wholesale Trade
$32,890
Transportation and Warehousing
$32,650
Information
$31,940
Health Care and Social Assistance
$31,930
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$31,170
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$30,210
Educational Services
$29,850
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$29,640
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$29,140
Retail Trade
$29,040
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$29,010
Accommodation and Food Services
$28,620

Table 3. Salaries of Other Office and Administrative Support Worker Related Occupations

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
Desktop Publishers
$56,350
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
$48,650
Proofreaders and Copy Markers
$45,430
Computer Operators
$43,050
Data Entry Keyers
$36,420
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators (Except Postal Service)
$33,130
Data Entry and Information Processing Workers
$32,960
Word Processors and Typists
$30,390
Office Clerks, General
$27,990
Office Machine Operators (Except Computer)
$24,380



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