Administrative Assistant in Columbia, South Carolina Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Columbia, South Carolina earns an average wage of $13.58 per hour. This job's rate does not change very much with experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Organizational Development and Event Planning.

$23,200 - $40,976
$23K
$29K
$41K
MEDIAN: $28,871
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$9.79 - $20.06
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MEDIAN: $13.96
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$0$42K
Salary $23,200 - $40,976
Bonus $2,550
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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$21,446 - $42,473
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $9.79 - $20.06
Hourly Tips $1.83
Overtime $14.85 - $30.59
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $2,550
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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$21,446 - $42,473
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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About Columbia, South Carolina

Richland County, South Carolina
133,393
Male:
67,686 (50.7%)
Female:
65,707 (49.3%)
Columbia is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population of 133,803 as of 2015. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 810,068 by July 1, 2015, according to 2015 U.S. Census estimates. The name Columbia was a poetic term used for the United States, originating from the name of Christopher Columbus. The city is located approximately 13 miles (21 km) northwest of the geographic center of South Carolina, and is the primary city of the Midlands region of the state. It lies at the confluence of the Saluda River and the Broad River, which merge at Columbia to form the Congaree River. Columbia is home...
Columbia:
$41,435
South Carolina:
$47,238
$847
Columbia:
$172,400
South Carolina:
$148,600
5.3%

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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 52 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 $29,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 26 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 $30,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
$29,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Organizational Development
▲15%

Event Planning
▲8%

▼0%

National Average
$29,000


Customer Relations
▼2%


▼5%

Phone Support
▼6%

▼6%


Filing
▼7%

Organizing
▼7%

Accounting
▼11%

Microsoft Word
▼14%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 28%
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