An Administrative Assistant earns an average salary of £16,273 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. This job's salary does not change very much with experience. A skill in Taking Meeting Minutes is associated with high pay for this job.

£11,799 - £22,555
(Median)
£12K
£16K
£23K
MEDIAN: £16,273
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90%

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£6.55 - £10.24
(Median)
£6
£7
£10
MEDIAN: £7.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£8K£16K£24K
Salary
£11,799 - £22,555  
   
Bonus
£200.80 - £3,064  
Profit Sharing
£1,000  
Commission
£600  
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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£12,199 - £22,504  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£6.55 - £10.24  
   
Overtime
£6.69 - £16.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£200.80 - £3,064  
   
Commission
£600  
Profit Sharing
£1,000  
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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£12,199 - £22,504  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 476
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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: £16,358

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Administrative Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Administrative Assistant?

Administrative Assistant in Deal:
Pros: I like the relaxed atmosphere that they have. The people I work with.
Cons: No direct contact with management. Waiting around for people.

Administrative Assistant in Cardiff:
"Repetitive."
Pros: The people I work with. The bonus and discount.
Cons: The lies that it is a democracy and that you can have a say in how the business is being run.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries




National Average
₤16,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Taking Meeting Minutes
up arrow 11%

Sage 50 Accounting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
0%

Typing
0%

National Average
₤16,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 1%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 5%

Organizing
up arrow 7%

Sales
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Outlook
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
medical benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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