ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$73,000
$46,000
Min 10%
$73,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Harbor Healthcare System
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does an administrative director make?
Administrative Directors in America make, on average, $73,754 a year or $35.46 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $117,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $46,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Administrative Directors are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania have the highest paying Administrative Director jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 4.2 years.

Average Administrative Director Salary By Company

Administrative Director jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Harbor Healthcare System and EDEN are the highest paying companies. Companies like Hunterdon Healthcare System and Central Florida Health also report very competitive wages for Administrative Directors.

Average Administrative Director Salary By Location

Administrative Directors in the United States of America make on average $73,754 a year or $35.46 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Administrative Director salaries at $109,871 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Administrative Directors is $60,000. New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania are the states with the highest payscale for Administrative Directors. Mississippi, Tennessee, South Carolina, Alabama, and Florida are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$109,871
2
New York, NY
$103,574
3
Philadelphia, PA
$102,803
4
Wilmington, DE
$101,719
5
Baltimore, MD
$97,015

Average Administrative Director Salary By Industry

The type of industry that an Administrative Director works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Insurance companies, Health Care companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Administrative Directors. Insurance companies pay their Administrative Directors the highest wages, averaging $88,811 per year. Health Care companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $73,924 and $72,917, respectively. The types of companies that pay Administrative Directors the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $66,104.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$88,811
2
Health Care
$73,924
3
Retail
$72,917
4
Professional
$71,385
5
Hospitality
$70,516

RECENTLY ADDED Administrative Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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Administrative Director
10/31/2019
$45,000
UAB Health System
Administrative Director
10/31/2019
$76,960
Texas Campaign for The Environment
Administrative Director
10/31/2019
$35,000
University of Wisconsin Madison
Administrative Director
10/31/2019
$75,000
State of Minnesota
Administrative Director
10/23/2019
$64,665
University of South Florida
Administrative Director
10/21/2019
$80,000
The Ohio State University
Administrative Director
10/20/2019
$85,000
Ohio State University
Administrative Director
10/19/2019
$85,000
University at Buffalo
Administrative Director
10/12/2019
$65,000
Administrative Director
09/28/2019
$142,443
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