An Administrative Assistant in Bakersfield, California earns an average wage of $15.23 per hour.

$24,151 - $60,672
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$24K
$35K
$61K
MEDIAN: $34,507
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$10.76 - $21.02
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$11
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$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$24,151 - $60,672  
   
Bonus
$1,250  
Total Pay (?
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$23,842 - $46,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.76 - $21.02  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $28.43  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$1,250  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,842 - $46,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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About Bakersfield, California

Kern County, California
373,627
Male:
182,154 (48.8%)
Female:
191,473 (51.2%)
Bakersfield is a city located in the San Joaquin Valley of California, where it sits on the southern end of the Central Valley within the Kern County boundaries. The city is 110 mi (180 km) north of Los Angeles and about the same distance south of Fresno. It is an inland city about 135 mi (217 km) east of Pismo Beach on the Pacific Ocean. Bakersfield's population is around 375,000, making it the 9th largest city in California and the 52nd largest city in the United States. The city is also the county seat for Kern County, which encompasses the entire MSA and is the third largest county in California by area. The total Bakersfield inner urban area, which includes East Bakersfield and Rosedale, has a population of about 464,000. Bakersfield is in Kern County which is generally considered part of Southern California and shares its southern border with Los Angeles County. However, many residents...
Bakersfield:
$61,039
California:
$64,500
$979
Bakersfield:
$237,600
California:
$449,100
6.9%

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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 7%

National Average
$33,000

Experienced
up arrow 5%


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 7%

Organizing
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

National Average
$33,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 5%

Typing
up arrow 7%

Phone Support
up arrow 10%

Filing
up arrow 12%

Customer Relations
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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