Average Desk Manager Salary
$95,000 yearly
$46.15 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$38,000
10 %
$95,000
Median
$237,000
90 %
What Is The Average Desk Manager Salary?
The average desk manager salary is $95,987 per year, or $46.15 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $38,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $237,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Hawaii, Alaska, New York, Massachusetts, and California provide the highest desk manager salaries.
PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$237,000
$19,750
$114
75th Percentile
$154,000
$12,833
$74
Average
$95,987
$7,999
$46
25th Percentile
$59,000
$4,917
$28
10th Percentile
$38,000
$3,167
$18

Average Desk Manager Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where desk managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Desk Manager average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$51,614
$24.81
Alaska
$145,664
$70.03
Arizona
$69,196
$33.27
Arkansas
$45,717
$21.98
California
$87,502
$42.07
Colorado
$54,743
$26.32
Connecticut
$84,196
$40.48
Delaware
$85,612
$41.16
District of Columbia
$104,159
$50.08
Florida
$68,353
$32.86
Georgia
$55,290
$26.58
Hawaii
$152,605
$73.37
Idaho
$57,445
$27.62
Illinois
$64,672
$31.09
Indiana
$53,759
$25.85
Iowa
$51,616
$24.82
Kansas
$46,259
$22.24
Kentucky
$53,061
$25.51
Louisiana
$70,908
$34.09
Maine
$70,560
$33.92
Maryland
$81,532
$39.20
Massachusetts
$92,748
$44.59
Michigan
$68,438
$32.90
Minnesota
$74,693
$35.91
Mississippi
$50,444
$24.25
Missouri
$54,308
$26.11
Montana
$48,280
$23.21
Nebraska
$47,512
$22.84
Nevada
$62,429
$30.01
New Hampshire
$86,145
$41.42
New Jersey
$87,371
$42.01
New Mexico
$63,708
$30.63
New York
$103,019
$49.53
North Carolina
$58,893
$28.31
North Dakota
$61,266
$29.45
Ohio
$55,095
$26.49
Oklahoma
$53,002
$25.48
Oregon
$76,171
$36.62
Pennsylvania
$70,464
$33.88
Rhode Island
$86,649
$41.66
South Carolina
$60,598
$29.13
South Dakota
$47,788
$22.98
Tennessee
$56,221
$27.03
Texas
$79,443
$38.19
Utah
$63,270
$30.42
Vermont
$75,971
$36.52
Virginia
$63,238
$30.40
Washington
$86,238
$41.46
West Virginia
$72,290
$34.75
Wisconsin
$54,866
$26.38
Wyoming
$45,444
$21.85

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Highest Paying Cities For Desk Manager

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Washington, DC
$111,271
$53.50
New York, NY
$109,011
$52.41
Jersey City, NJ
$89,726
$43.14
Santa Monica, CA
$87,529
$42.08
Saint Paul, MN
$75,960
$36.52
Dallas, TX
$75,449
$36.27

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Average Desk Manager Salary Over Time

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Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $96,000
    $46.15
    +1.3%
    2020
    $94,700
    $45.53
    +1.3%
    2019
    $93,500
    $44.93
    +3.1%
    2018
    $90,500
    $43.52
    +3.5%
    2017
    $87,300
    $41.99
    +1.2%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

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    Avg. salary: $69,306

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    33,319 Coordinator/Manager Jobs
    Customer Experience Manager

    Avg. salary: $50,099

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    66,723 Customer Experience Manager Jobs
    Customer Account Manager

    Avg. salary: $68,380

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    89,348 Customer Account Manager Jobs
    Service Department Manager

    Avg. salary: $63,280

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    104,956 Service Department Manager Jobs
    Office Project Manager

    Avg. salary: $83,400

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    98,084 Office Project Manager Jobs
    Service Office Manager

    Avg. salary: $57,990

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    Desk Manager Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a desk manager can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.
    Experience LevelascdescAvg. SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
    Entry Level
    $65,900
    $31.67
    Mid Level
    $80,900
    $38.91
    Senior Level
    $118,000
    $56.51

    Which Companies Pay Desk Managers The Most?

    If you want to get paid the most as a desk manager, being employed by a company such as Pendo.io or Jupiter Medical Center would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Salesforce and Nozomi Networks also report highly competitive salaries for desk managers.
    Company

    Recently Added Desk Manager Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Seattle, WA
    08/31/2021
    $111,900
    08/31/2021
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    San Francisco, CA
    08/31/2021
    $111,900
    08/31/2021
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Dallas, TX
    08/31/2021
    $111,900
    08/31/2021
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Arlington, VA
    08/05/2021
    $111,900
    08/05/2021
    Sneed Ford
    Automotive Sales Manager/Desk Manager
    Automotive Sales Manager/Desk Manager
    Gower, MO
    08/05/2021
    $60,000
    08/05/2021
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Delaware
    08/05/2021
    $111,900
    08/05/2021
    Invoca
    Deal Desk Manager
    Deal Desk Manager
    Chicago, IL
    08/05/2021
    $81,500
    08/05/2021
    Invoca
    Deal Desk Manager
    Deal Desk Manager
    Boone, CO
    08/05/2021
    $81,500
    08/05/2021
    S&P Global
    News Desk Manager-Tech, Media & Telecom
    News Desk Manager-Tech, Media & Telecom
    Charlottesville, VA
    08/05/2021
    $67,600
    08/05/2021
    Alteryx
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Manager, Deal Desk
    Burlington, VT
    08/02/2021
    $111,900
    08/02/2021

    Average Desk Manager Salary by Demographic

    Desk Manager Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $101,103
    female-income
    Female Income
    $77,733
    Median Desk Manager Income by Race
    Asian desk managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown desk managers have the lowest average salary at $82,642.
    $103,000
    $99,000
    $95,000
    $91,000
    $87,000
    $83,000
    $79,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$82,642
    White$89,120
    Black or African American$85,219
    Asian$102,312
    Hispanic or Latino$87,795
    Average Desk Manager Salary by Education Level
    Desk managers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $178,895 annually. With a Bachelors degree, desk managers earn a median annual income of $106,752 compared to $77,733 for desk managers with an Associate degree.
    $181,000
    $159,000
    $137,000
    $115,000
    $93,000
    $71,000
    $49,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$70,760
    Master's Degree$178,895
    Bachelor's Degree$106,752
    Some College/ Associate Degree$77,733