Administrative services managers held about 287,300 jobs in 2014. The industries that employed the most administrative services managers were as follows:
Educational services; state, local, and private
Healthcare and social assistance
State and local government, excluding education and hospitals
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance and insurance
Administrative services managers spend much of their day in an office. They sometimes make site visits around the building, go outdoors to supervise groundskeeping activities, or inspect other facilities under their management.
Most administrative services managers worked full time in 2014. About 1 in 4 worked more than 40 hours per week. Facility managers often are on call to address a variety of problems that can arise in a facility during nonworking hours.