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Administrator salary in United States

How much does an Administrator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $67,144
Low $38,356
High $117,538
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a administrator is $67,144 per year in the United States. 7.4k salaries reported, updated at August 15, 2022.

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Top companies for Administrators in United States

  1. United States Department of Justice
    864 reviews11 salaries reported
    $161,781per year
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Highest paying cities for Administrators in United States

  1. Atlanta, GA
    $101,365 per year
    67 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $85,620 per year
    90 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $81,188 per year
    78 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $77,683 per year
    59 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $76,019 per year
    147 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $65,741 per year
    82 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $62,576 per year
    65 salaries reported
  2. Indianapolis, IN
    $60,101 per year
    56 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $58,065 per year
    121 salaries reported
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Where can an Administrator earn more?

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Most common benefits for Administrators

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 13,965 ratings

52% of Administrators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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