The average wage for an Administrative Assistant in Cary, North Carolina is $12.85 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Typing, Organizing, Scheduling, Microsoft Excel, and Office Administration.

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MEDIAN: $35,318
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Salary
$29,696 - $49,316  
   
Bonus
$200.00  
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$24,107 - $43,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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$11.40 - $20.63  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
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$24,107 - $43,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Cary, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
160,514
Male:
78,932 (49.2%)
Female:
81,582 (50.8%)
Cary /ˈkæri/ is the seventh largest municipality in North Carolina. Cary is in Wake and Chatham counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Located almost entirely in Wake County, it is the second largest municipality in that county and the third largest municipality in The Triangle after Raleigh and Durham. The town's population was 135,234 as of the 2010 census (an increase of 43.1% since 2000), making it the largest town and seventh largest municipality statewide. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the town's population to be 151,088 as of July 1, 2013. Cary is currently the second most populous incorporated town (behind only Gilbert, Arizona) in the United States. According to the US Census Bureau, Cary was the 5th fastest growing municipality in the United States between September 1, 2006, and September 1, 2007. Cary is often considered one of the safest major cities in the US, due to...
Cary:
$95,374
North Carolina:
$47,830
$1,085
Cary:
$322,200
North Carolina:
$160,100
2.6%

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

National Average
$31,000

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Typing
up arrow 30%

Organizing
up arrow 23%

Scheduling
up arrow 20%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 19%

Office Administration
up arrow 18%

National Average
$31,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Data Entry
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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