Administrative Assistant in Albany, New York Salary

Albany Administrative Assistants take home approximately $14.44 per hour on average. Some workers in this field — over a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by a little over a half. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$25,798 - $51,521
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$37K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,000
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$11.02 - $18.43
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$25,798 - $51,521  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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$23,696 - $46,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Hourly Rate
$11.02 - $18.43  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.44  
Overtime
$15.69 - $42.67  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$23,696 - $46,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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About Albany, New York

Albany County, New York
98,452
Male:
47,627 (48.4%)
Female:
50,825 (51.6%)
Albany (/ˈɔːlbəniː/ AWL-bə-nee) is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census. Albany constitutes the economic and cultural core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area, including the nearby cities and suburbs of Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. With a Census-estimated population of 1,170,483 in 2013, the Capital District is the third-most populous metropolitan region in the state and 38th in the United States. Fortune 500 companies that have offices in Albany include American Express, J.P. Morgan and Chase, Merrill Lynch, General Electric, Verizon, Goldman Sachs, International Paper, and Key...
Albany:
$38,267
New York:
$60,850
$852
Albany:
$172,600
New York:
$293,500
5.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $28K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $37K. Administrative Assistants in Albany, N.Y. with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $33K. Administrative Assistants in Albany who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $34K.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲19%

Late-Career
▲9%

▲4%

National Average
$31,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
▲9%

Microsoft Word
▲7%

Accounts Receivable
▲6%


Accounts Payable
▲5%


Scheduling
▲2%

National Average
$31,000

Customer Relations
▼1%

Phone Support
▼2%

Typing
▼2%

Data Entry
▼3%

Organizing
▼3%


Filing
▼5%


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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