ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$40,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$40,000
Median 50%
$61,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Acadia Healthcare
Highest Paying City
Philadelphia, PA
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does an administrative specialist make?
As an Administrative Specialist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $40,170 per year or $19.31 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $61,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $26,000 per year. Professional companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Administrative Specialists. The top 5 states when it comes to Administrative Specialist salaries are Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. The typical tenure for an Administrative Specialist is 3.7 years.

Average Administrative Specialist Salary By Company

If you are an Administrative Specialist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Administrative Specialists. Acadia Healthcare and Facebook are the best paying companies for Administrative Specialists. Also, companies like Mission Support Alliance, LLC and NTT Data International LLC pay their Administrative Specialists very well.

Average Administrative Specialist Salary By Location

Across America, Administrative Specialists make on average $40,170 annually or $19.31 hourly. Administrative Specialists make the most in Philadelphia, PA at about $52,356 per year. Not only that, Philadelphia, PA also has an average entry-level salary of $27,000. Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania are the highest paying states. Oklahoma, Arizona, New Mexico, Hawaii, and Maine have the lowest reported salaries for Administrative Specialists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Philadelphia, PA
$52,356
2
Baltimore, MD
$51,836
3
New Brunswick, NJ
$51,277
4
Washington, DC
$51,107
5
Arlington, VA
$51,064

Average Administrative Specialist Salary By Industry

Administrative Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Administrative Specialists. Hospitality companies pay their Administrative Specialists the highest wages, averaging $41,895 per year. Technology companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $41,832 and $40,217, respectively. The average salary for Administrative Specialists in the Health Care industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $38,675.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$41,895
2
Technology
$41,832
3
Professional
$40,217
4
Finance
$39,413
5
Manufacturing
$38,751

RECENTLY ADDED Administrative Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Wright State Recruitment
Administrative Specialist
10/31/2019
$28,300
Peace Health
Administrative Specialist
10/31/2019
$38,860
Farm Service Agency
Administrative Specialist
10/30/2019
$53,361
10/30/2019
$29,844
State of Michigan
Administrative Specialist
10/29/2019
$56,892
Waukesha County
Administrative Specialist
10/29/2019
$35,166
University of Virginia
Administrative Specialist
10/29/2019
$32,077
City University of New York
Administrative Specialist
10/29/2019
$58,555
University of Maine System Office
Administrative Specialist
10/28/2019
$29,844
Farm Service Agency
Administrative Specialist
10/28/2019
$51,440
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