How much does a County Administrator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a County Administrator in the United States is $53 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $50 and $57. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a County Administrator?

In local government in the United States, a County Administrator or county manager is a person appointed to be the administrative manager of a county, in a council-manager form of county government. In some counties, the equivalent position is the county executive (although this term is sometimes used to refer to a directly or indirectly elected official, and not a hired employee) or county chief administrative officer (CAO) in some counties, and county judge in others. The term "county manager," as opposed to CAO, implies more discretion and independent authority that is set forth in a char...

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Ruffin & Payne Inc - Richmond , VA
A well-established building materials company, located in Eastern Henrico County, is looking to hire an experienced HR Generalist/Payroll Administrator for a part-time, fully on-site role
ZipRecruiter - 21 days ago
Locust Grove is a rural area in Orange County that is growing but at the same time, is minutes from ... We are seeking a full-time Associate Pastor that can also be our school administrator and grow our ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 19 days ago
Nursing ALD at Health eCareers - Stafford , VA
Stafford County Public Schools is actively seeking qualified applicants for the following position ... School NurseUnder the supervision of the Building Administrator and/or other designated ...
JobGet - 10 days ago
Creative Information Technology, Inc - Falls Church , VA
Title Database Administrator Client Baltimore County - This position will work 100% on site for the first few weeks for onboarding purposes and then may be able to transition to a hybrid work ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 7 days ago
Greene County - Stanardsville , VA
Choice Health at Greene County is a member of the Choice Health family of skilled nursing ... Administer medications and document therapeutic effects * Take vital signs (temperature, blood ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 37 days ago
Arlington County, VA - Arlington , VA
Arlington County Project Officer and VDOT Advanced Work Zone certifications; * Project Management Professional; * LEED Green; * LEED AP; * DEQ Combined Administrator (either Erosion and Sediment ... - 43 days ago
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