Administrative Assistant in Albany, New York Salary

Average Administrative Assistants in Albany, N.Y. make around $14.52 per hour. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — more than a third lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and over one-half receive dental plans. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$26,012 - $50,684
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$38K
$51K
MEDIAN: $38,183
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$10.99 - $18.46
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Salary
$26,012 - $50,684  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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$23,751 - $46,240  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Hourly Rate
$10.99 - $18.46  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.44  
Overtime
$15.69 - $42.67  
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$1,000  
   
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$23,751 - $46,240  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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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

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 $28,000 based on 36 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 $37,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 19 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 $34,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲18%

Late-Career
▲8%

▲3%

National Average
$32,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
▲7%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

Accounts Receivable
▲5%

Accounts Payable
▲4%



Scheduling
▼0%

National Average
$32,000

Customer Relations
▼2%

Phone Support
▼3%

Typing
▼3%

Data Entry
▼4%

Organizing
▼4%


Filing
▼6%


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
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 38%
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