An Administrative Assistant in Topeka, Kansas earns an average wage of $14.97 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Excel and Filing. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$32,000 - $48,935
$42K
MEDIAN: $41,657
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$11.18 - $19.57
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$41,658  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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$23,439 - $46,894  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.18 - $19.57  
   
Overtime
$23.64  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,439 - $46,894  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About Topeka, Kansas

Shawnee County, Kansas
127,257
Male:
60,879 (47.8%)
Female:
66,378 (52.2%)
Topeka (/toʊˈpiːkə/; Kansa: Tó Pee Kuh) is the capital city of the U.S. state of Kansas and the seat of Shawnee County. It is situated along the Kansas River in the central part of Shawnee County, located in northeast Kansas, in the Central United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 127,473. The Topeka Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Shawnee, Jackson, Jefferson, Osage, and Wabaunsee counties, had a population of 233,870 in the 2010 census. The name Topeka is a Kansa-Osage sentence that means "place where we dug potatoes", or "a good place to dig potatoes". As a placename, Topeka was first recorded in 1826 as the Kansa name for what is now called the Kansas River. Topeka's founders chose the name in 1855 because it "was novel, of Indian origin and euphonious of sound." The mixed-blood Kansa Native American, Joseph James, called Jojim, is credited with suggesting...
Topeka:
$43,860
Kansas:
$53,906
$744
Topeka:
$102,800
Kansas:
$141,200
4.6%

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$32,000

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 21%

Filing
up arrow 15%

Customer Relations
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

National Average
$32,000

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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