Administrative Services Managers
Earnings of administrative services managers vary greatly depending on the employer, the specialty, and the geographic area. In general, however, median annual earnings of administrative services managers in 2002 were $52,500. The middle 50 percent earned between $36,190 and $74,590. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $26,120, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $99,870. Median annual earnings in the industries employing the largest numbers of these managers in 2002 are shown below:
- Management of companies and enterprises $66,700
- Elementary and secondary schools $59,220
- Colleges, universities, and professional schools $56,960
- State government $55,710
- Local government $51,570
In the Federal Government, contract specialists in nonsupervisory, supervisory, and managerial positions earned an average of $66,309 a year in 2003. Corresponding averages were $63,509 for facilities operations, $62,552 for industrial property managers, $58,880 for property disposal specialists, $62,751 for administrative officers, and $52,824 for support services administrators.
Administrative services managers direct and coordinate support services and oversee the purchase, use, and disposal of personal property. Occupations with similar functions include office and administrative support worker supervisors and manages; cost estimators; property, real estate, and community association managers; purchasing managers, buyers, and purchasing agents; and top executives.
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