The average wage for an Administrative Assistant in Pasadena, California is $16.81 per hour. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Powerpoint is associated with high pay for this job.

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MEDIAN: $48,426
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$12.19 - $25.43
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$31,336 - $68,751  
   
Bonus
$1,800  
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$26,872 - $61,498  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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$12.19 - $25.43  
   
Overtime
$17.11 - $44.70  
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$26,872 - $61,498  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Pasadena, California

Los Angeles County, California
142,246
Male:
67,712 (47.6%)
Female:
74,534 (52.4%)
Pasadena /ˌpæsəˈdiːnə/ is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. As of 2013, the estimated population of Pasadena was 139,731, making it the 183rd-largest city in the United States. Pasadena is the ninth-largest city in Los Angeles County. Pasadena was incorporated on June 19, 1886, becoming only the second city to be incorporated in what is now Los Angeles County, after Los Angeles (April 4, 1850). It is one of the primary cultural centers of the San Gabriel Valley. The city is known for hosting the annual Rose Bowl football game and Tournament of Roses parade. In addition, Pasadena is also home to many scientific and cultural institutions, including the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena City College, Fuller Theological Seminary, Art Center College of Design, the Pasadena Playhouse, the Norton Simon Museum and the USC Pacific Asia Museum. Indigenous culture and colonization The original inhabitants of...
Pasadena:
$77,312
California:
$64,500
$1,484
Pasadena:
$693,300
California:
$449,100
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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

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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 64%

Experienced
up arrow 30%


National Average
$36,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Powerpoint
up arrow 26%

Scheduling
up arrow 9%

Phone Support
up arrow 9%

Event Planning
up arrow 5%

Organizational Development
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

National Average
$36,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Typing
up arrow 3%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Filing
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Organizing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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