Facilities Administrator Statistics in the US

The average employee age for facilities administrators is 42 years. The facilities administrator workforce reached a whopping 5,071 in 2020!

Among facilities administrators, we discovered that 56.6% of them are women, while 38.5% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among facilities administrators is White, which makes up 65.8% of all facilities administrators. Comparatively, there are 11.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of facilities administrators are located in NY, New York and TX, Houston.

Facilities administrators are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, facilities administrators are more likely to find a job in the health care industry. Looking at facilities administrator statistics, we found was that New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Utah and Washington are where facilities administrators find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about facilities administrator demographics? We analyzed 3,782 facilities administrators resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Facilities Administrator Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as facilities administrators. Keep reading to find out what the results for facilities administrators were.

Facilities Administrator Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among facilities administrators is White, which makes up 65.8% of all facilities administrators. Comparatively, there are 11.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 65.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.7%
  • Black or African American, 10.6%
  • Asian, 8.5%
  • Unknown, 2.8%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.6%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Facilities Administrators

The chart below shows that 60.3% of facilities administrators speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 6.4% and German is the third-most popular at 5.1%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 60.3%
  • French, 6.4%
  • German, 5.1%
  • Arabic, 5.1%
  • Japanese, 3.8%
  • Other, 19.3%

Most Common Degree for Facilities Administrator

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for facilities administrators. The most common degree for facilities administrators is bachelor's degree. In fact, 42% of facilities administrators earn that degree. A close second is master's degree with 22% and rounding it off is associate degree with 18%.

Job Title
  • Bachelors degree, 47%
  • Associate degree, 20%
  • Certificate degree, 13%
  • Masters degree, 12%
  • Other Degrees, 8%

Facilities Administrator Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among facilities administrators.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Facilities Administrator Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the facilities administrator position over time.

Male
Female
79%
77%
74%
72%
69%
67%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Facilities Administrator Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of facilities administrators changed.

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Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of facilities administrators based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Facilities Administrator

By looking over 3,782 facilities administrators resumes, we figured out that the average facilities administrator enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 33%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Facilities Administrator Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of facilities administrator employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of facilities administrators is 40+ years old, which represents 59% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Facilities Administrators with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, senior data center engineer and senior windows engineer have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Informatics Nurse Specialist14%82%
Clinical Support Specialist21%73%
Clinic Administrator23%72%
Facilities Administrator38%57%
Computer Mechanic93%2%
Senior Windows Engineer93%4%
Senior Data Center Engineer96%2%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Senior Data Center Engineer
Senior Windows Engineer
Computer Mechanic
Facilities Administrator
Clinic Administrator
Clinical Support Specialist
Informatics Nurse Specialist
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Facilities Administrator?

male-income
Male Income
$72,668
female-income
Female Income
$66,935

Facilities Administrator Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and Asian women make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$90,351
$85,433
$80,514
$75,596
$70,677
$65,759
$60,840
$55,922
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Facilities Administrator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$73,791
Some College/ Associate Degree$75,040
Bachelor's Degree$80,514
Master's Degree$91,359

Facilities Administrator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$106,770
$99,064
$91,359
$83,653
$75,947
$68,242
$60,536
$52,831
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Facilities Administrator Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a facilities administrator can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of facilities administrators is $111,724. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Facilities Administrators Earn The Most?

The map here shows where facilities administrators earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Facilities Administrators Located?

By looking through more than 3,782 resumes, we found that the most popular places for facilities administrators are NY, New York and TX, Houston.

Number of Facilities Administrators

Facilities Administrator Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ facilities administrators. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most facilities administrators is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire facilities administrators.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Facilities Administrator Work In

Employees with the facilities administrator job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most facilities administrators prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Public

Private

Government

Education

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ facilities administrators. Those industries include health care, technology and finance.

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Fortune 500

Health Care

Technology

Finance

Hospitality

Facilities Administrator Jobs