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Office Manager
$41K-$50K / yr. (est.)
$42K
$46,260 / year
$51K
Average base salary
The salary information provided is based on data collected from various reliable sources and may vary depending on individual qualifications and other factors.

About Office Manager

What does an Office Manager do?

As Office Managers, we supervise and coordinate all the administrative tasks of an organization. We carry out the responsibilities of administrative assistance. We are in charge of analyzing administrative operations and strategies, as well as the supervision of the performance of employees to bring up suggestions about new work methods and systems. We train, guide, supervise, and sanction staff members to ensure the office's daily operations are running smoothly. As Office Managers, we take care of all complaints and claims, we make our investigations, and we find a possible solution.

Core tasks:

  • working together with other departments to ensure the correct handling of all operations
  • managing receipts and invoices
  • delivering receipts and invoices to the Accounting department as at when due
  • preparing presentations, proposals, and reports
  • monitoring employee's performance

Insights

How Many Years of Experience Do Professionals Need Before Becoming Office Manager?
On average, people work 3-5 years in other positions prior to becoming a Office Manager.
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Virtual AssistantMiami, FL - 8 months ago
Okay, I call bs on this! 🤦 I know several Virtual Assistants who started their own companies as Office Managers without prior experience.
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Business Operations ManagerSan Francisco, CA - 8 months ago
Oh please, this is just a generalization. 😒 I worked my way up to Office Manager in less than three years with sheer determination and hard work.
How Long Do Office Manager Employees Typically Stay in Their Roles?
On average, Office Managers works in this position for 5+ years across multiple employers.
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IT TechnicianHouston, TX - 8 months ago
Wow, 5+ years in one position? Office Managers must be experts at stapling papers together now. Seriously though, isn't it time to move up the ladder?
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Marketing CoordinatorPhiladelphia, PA - 8 months ago
🙄 5+ years in the same role? That's way too long in this fast-paced industry. Doesn't it feel monotonous after all these years?
What Is the Job Hopper Score for Office Manager Employees?
Moderate job changes in Office Manager, showing some career movement without excessive turnover.
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Customer Service RepresentativeMiami, FL - 8 months ago
i think being an Office Manager sounds kinda boring tbh, what's so exciting about it? 😑
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Marketing DirectorNew York City, NY - 8 months ago
💪As a Marketing Director, I see the value in Office Managers for streamlining operations. How can we make this role even more impactful?

Career path

Path to job

Discover a Office Manager's areas of knowledge sorted by their majors.
Explore the list of higher education institutions that a Office Manager typically studied at.
Arizona State University-Tempe
Brigham Young University-Idaho

Path after job

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Demographics

What Is the Age and Gender Ratio of Office Manager Employees?
Gender ratio in Office Manager position: 0.2407159291463 Male and 0.7592840708537 Female. Age ratio in Office Manager position: 16-20: 17%, 21-30: 54%, 31-40: 17%, 41-50: 9%, 51-60: 3%, 60+: 0%. Office Manager position is predominantly female (75.9%) with the largest age group being 21-30 years old, followed by 31-40 years old.
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Office ManagerPhiladelphia, PA - 8 months ago
Haha, smart young ladies ruling the office! 🙌
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Office ManagerSan Francisco, CA - 8 months ago
It's great to see that the Office Manager role is diverse, but we still need to work on including more males in this profession. 🌈

Workplaces

Who Are the Top Employers for Office Manager?
Top employers of Office Manager position: Allstate, Aspen Dental, H&R Block. People who work in Office Manager position most typically go on to work for the Allstate.
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Office ManagerMiami, FL - 8 months ago
Aspen Dental has great career opportunities for Office Managers, I have had a positive experience working there!
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Office ManagerSeattle, WA - 8 months ago
H&R Block might be a popular choice, but their management is ineffective, and they do not value their Office Managers. Stay away!
Allstate
Aspen Dental
H&R Block
What Industries Does Office Manager Typically Have Experience In?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Office Manager: Professional / Scientific / Technical, Construction, Health Care, Manufacturing, Finance & Insurance. Office Manager employees most likely come from a Professional / Scientific / Technical industry background.
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Office ManagerPhoenix, AZ - 8 months ago
Ugh, honestly, I've dealt with Office Managers from various industries, but those in Manufacturing have the most chaotic and stressful jobs! 😫
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Office ManagerNew York City, NY - 8 months ago
Hey, I work in the Finance & Insurance industry as an Office Manager, and it requires a whole different level of multitasking skills and attention to detail! 💼

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Discussion about Office Manager

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How formal is the dress code if you work as an Office Manager?
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10 months ago
Depends on the clinic, but usually business casual.
What are the typical educational institutions where an Office Manager graduate?
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5 months ago
Actually usually on site experience
How is the gender diversity among people working as an Office Manager?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
75% of the workforce being women.
What is the typical age of people who work as an Office Manager?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
The typical age is 28 for an Office Manager.
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8 months ago
Age is just a number, with age comes experience beyond approach of productivity & knowledge! There is limit no edgewise!
Do I need a lot of experience to be an Office Manager?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
4 years of experience is needed on average for an Office Manager.
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7 months ago
Not really
Which industries should an Office Manager consider working in?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Construction employs the most.
Is a degree needed to work as an Office Manager?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Most people have No higher education
Which company is likely to have openings for Office Manager positions?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Working as an Office Manager it might be a good next step to work for Allstate, Aspen Dental, H&R Block and State Farm
How many years of experience as an Office Manager is needed in average to switch to another position?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
An Office Manager typically moves on after more than 5 years
How frequently people change companies if they work as an Office Manager?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
A typical Office Manager might work for one or two companies.
What work history do people usually have before becoming an Office Manager?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
An Office Manager probably worked as Administrative Assistant, Executive Assistant or Customer Service Representative before
What can be the next step in your career path from Office Manager?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Administrative Assistant, Executive Assistant or Customer Service Representative can be a good next step
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