Administrative Assistant in Madison, Wisconsin Salary

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant in Madison, Wisconsin is $15.57 per hour. A skill in Accounts Receivable is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$24,328 - $57,194
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MEDIAN: $36,451
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$12.77 - $19.68
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Salary
$24,328 - $57,194  
   
Bonus
$2,750  
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$26,694 - $42,566  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Hourly Rate
$12.77 - $19.68  
   
Overtime
$18.42 - $27.82  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$2,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$26,694 - $42,566  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76

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About Madison, Wisconsin

Dane County, Wisconsin
248,956
Male:
122,596 (49.2%)
Female:
126,360 (50.8%)
Madison is the capital of the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of Dane County. As of July 1, 2015, Madison's estimated population of 248,951 made it the second largest city in Wisconsin, after Milwaukee, and the 84th largest in the United States. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Dane County and neighboring Iowa, Green, and Columbia counties. The Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area's 2010 population was 568,593. Madison is one of only 5 platinum level bike cities in the US. Madison's origins begin in 1829, when former federal judge James Duane Doty purchased over a thousand acres (4 km²) of swamp and forest land on the isthmus between Lakes Mendota and Monona, with the intention of building a city in the Four Lakes region. When the Wisconsin Territory was created in 1836 the territorial legislature convened in Belmont, Wisconsin....
Madison:
$57,690
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$981
Madison:
$222,800
Wisconsin:
$168,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 24 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲10%

▲4%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$33,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Accounts Receivable
▲39%


▲1%


Customer Relations
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Organizing
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

Organizational Development
▼0%

National Average
$33,000


Phone Support
▼1%

▼3%

Accounting
▼3%

Typing
▼4%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 26%