Average Hourly Rate for City of Long Beach Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $30.15), people who work for City of Long Beach earn a median wage of $25.43 per hour. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: City of Long Beach
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[-]Secretary (3)
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[-]Secretary (3)
Hourly Rate$13.50 - $29.97  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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About This Company

4901 E. Carson St.
Long Beach, California 90808


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Years of Experience

When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $30.59 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Secretarys who bring in close to $25.00.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Microsoft Office Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $25.00 and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Regarding pay and education, City of Long Beach pays those with an Associate's Degree the most — about $27.60.


Employees who count Microsoft Office among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $33.44. It's pretty common to find people here who know Payroll Administration; nearly one in five consider it a key competency.

Benefits and Perks

City of Long Beach pays the majority of its employees — a majority of workers — for vacation time as well as sick leave. Health insurance is part of the package for almost all employees, and for a solid majority of workers, dental coverage is too. The company also dishes out perks such as flexible hours, life insurance, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for City of Long Beach


46 %
54 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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