An Administrative Assistant earns an average wage of $11.25 per hour.

$16,543 - $39,453
$17K
$27K
$39K
MEDIAN: $26,860
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$7.60 - $15.78
$7
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$16,543 - $39,453  
   
Bonus
$507 - $3,030  
Total Pay (?
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$16,562 - $36,669  
Country: Puerto Rico | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$7.60 - $15.78  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.94  
Overtime
$8.30 - $29.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$507 - $3,030  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,562 - $36,669  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $25,145

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Administrative Assistant Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Administrative Assistant in Bayamon:
"Management."
Be Proactive. Foresee problems and suggest solutions. Write down everything on a notebook and keep it for you (your notes). Make electronic copies of important documents even if you have a hard copy on file. Good phone etiquette. Good spelling and grammar, if in doubt, consult a dictionary. Your work talks about you.

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

National Average
$25,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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