Administrative Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An average Atlanta Administrative Assistant can expect to take home roughly $15.55 per hour. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and a majority have dental coverage, about a fourth claim no health benefits at all. Work is enjoyable for Atlanta Administrative Assistants, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,369 - $53,983
$26K
$39K
$54K
MEDIAN: $38,668
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$11.81 - $21.07
$12
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$0$53K
Salary $26,369 - $53,983
Bonus $200.67 - $4,384
Profit Sharing $2,800
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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$25,102 - $51,028
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 212
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.81 - $21.07
Overtime $15.71 - $37.87
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $200.67 - $4,384
Profit Sharing $2,800
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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$25,102 - $51,028
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 219

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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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 $32,000 based on 176 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 $36,000 based on 129 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 131 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 $42,000 based on 68 salaries.

Administrative Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Atlanta?

Administrative Assistant in Atlanta:
"Working in Atlanta."
Pros: The Good is that it's clean, my colleagues are very smart people, people are friendly, and the weather is usually great.
Cons: Traffic is the biggest problem with working in Atlanta. Most professionals live outside the perimeter and must travel to work inside Atlanta. I would like to see more companies hire locally or offer telecommuting in the 21st Century.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲16%

▲9%

National Average
$36,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲4%

▲4%


Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%


National Average
$36,000

▼1%


▼2%


▼5%




▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 24%
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