The costs above are only administrative where they don't relate to the production and marketing of products and services. For example, salaries and wages related to manufacturing wouldn't be administrative.In some cases, marketing costs are included with administrative costs. In this case they are typically known as Selling, General & Administrative Expense. Marketing can be considered overhead but is not administrative as it relates to revenue generation.
Building Leases / Rent
Depreciation & Amortization
Entertainment & Meals
Finance / Accounting
Salaries & Wages
|Overview: Administrative Costs|
Business costs that aren't directly related to the production or marketing of goods and services.
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