An average Administrative Assistant in Albany, N.Y. can expect to take home roughly $14.76 per hour. Although slightly less than a third lack health benefits of any kind, a majority do enjoy medical insurance, and the greater part get dental coverage, too. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$26,712 - $52,381
(Median)
$27K
$34K
$52K
MEDIAN: $34,143
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50%
90%

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$11.02 - $18.88
(Median)
$11
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,712 - $52,381  
   
Bonus
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
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$24,619 - $47,770  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.02 - $18.88  
   
Overtime
$15.69 - $42.67  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,017  
   
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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$24,619 - $47,770  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


The average beginner in this position makes around $29K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $38K. On average, Albany Administrative Assistants make $33K following one to two decades on the job. Administrative Assistants in Albany, N.Y. who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $34K.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$32,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$32,000

Event Planning
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Phone Support
up arrow 5%

Organizing
up arrow 6%

Typing
up arrow 6%

Filing
up arrow 6%

Customer Service
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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