Administrative Assistant Salary in San Diego, California

The average Administrative Assistant in San Diego, Calif. earns approximately $15.71 per hour. Although close to one-fourth lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$27,361 - $51,874
(Median)
$27K
$39K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,300
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$11.47 - $22.00
(Median)
$11
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,361 - $51,874  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,103  
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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$24,577 - $49,852  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 171
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.47 - $22.00  
   
Overtime
$13.62 - $35.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,103  
   
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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$24,577 - $49,852  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 405
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant in San Diego, California

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


Administrative Assistants in San Diego with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $31K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $36K. On average, Administrative Assistants in San Diego, Calif. make $39K following one to two decades on the job. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $40K.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant in San Diego, California Salaries




National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant in San Diego, California Salaries


Scheduling
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Customer Relations
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Organizing
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Accounts Payable
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Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$35,000

Office Administration
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Accounts Receivable
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 25%
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