Office Manager

What Does An Office Manager Do?

An office manager manages everything in an office including human resources, bookkeeping, and inventory.

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How Do I Become An Office Manager?

A high school diploma or equivalent is required to work in this position. Completing a two-year college program in a business-related area would make an applicant more competitive.

What is the Average Salary For An Office Manager?

High – 73,000
Median – 46,000
Low – 30,000

What Courses Should I Take To Become An Office Manager?

  • English¬†– As much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Business
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Psychology

What Is The Work Environment For An Office Manager?

An office manager can work in any type of an office setting. 

What Is The Future Outlook For An Office Manager?

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.


  • Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada
  • Payscale

What Degree Should I Consider If I Want To Be An Office Manager?