How much does a Top Administrative Executive make in the United States? The average Top Administrative Executive salary in the United States is $289,600 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $248,303 and $334,701. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Top Administrative Executive Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Top Administrative Executive Salary $210,705 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Top Administrative Executive Salary $248,303 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Top Administrative Executive Salary $289,600 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Top Administrative Executive Salary $334,701 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Top Administrative Executive Salary $375,763 US April 24, 2024
25% $248,303 10% $210,705 90% $375,763 75% $334,701 $289,600 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.

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Administrative Support: Administrative support means technical assistance, studies, surveys, or securing volunteers to assist the department in fulfilling its administrative responsibilities.

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Business Administration: It is the management of all aspects of a business's performance, decisions, and organization. It includes the day to day operations, aspects including finances and human resources, and ensures the company stays aligned to the goal or mission.

Leadership 10.22%
Administrative Support 2.19%
Business Administration 1.46%
Others 86.13%

Job Description for Top Administrative Executive

Top Administrative Executive leads operations and plans all aspects of an organization's staff and service functions. Establishes the infrastructure and capacity to provide internal services to the organization. Being a Top Administrative Executive oversees multiple functions that typically include administrative/office, financial operations, facility maintenance/space planning, security, hospitality services, equipment and supply procurement, vendor management, and others. Develops the capital and operating budgets for each function. Additionally, Top Administrative Executive designs processes and policies that support efficient service delivery and meet the organization's changing needs. Sets overall performance goals and standards of service. Utilizes data analytics to measure activity and drive continuous improvement. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to chief executive officer (ceo) or chief operating officer (coo). The Top Administrative Executive manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Top Administrative Executive salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Top Administrative Executive, the highest Top Administrative Executive salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Top Administrative Executive salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Top Administrative Executive salary is in Miami, FL, where the Top Administrative Executive salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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