Administrative Assistant Salary in Dallas, Texas (United States)

Pay for Dallas Administrative Assistants is typically around $15.33 per hour. The pay spectrum stretches from $10.57 per hour to $20.77. Although 25 percent lack health benefits of any kind, most do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. Job satisfaction for Dallas Administrative Assistants is high. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$27,307 - $50,669
(Median)
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44K
51K
MEDIAN: $37,614
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Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$10.57 - $20.77
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,307 - $50,669  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,003  
Profit Sharing
$733 - $2,600  
Commission
$250.00 - $9,750  
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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$24,571 - $48,528  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.57 - $20.77  
   
Overtime
$12.08 - $31.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,003  
   
Commission
$250.00 - $9,750  
Profit Sharing
$733 - $2,600  
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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$24,571 - $48,528  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 320
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Administrative Assistants in Dallas, Texas, level of experience is overall a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation—more experience does not yield dramatically higher pay—and pay raises are largely incremental. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $33K; however, pay rises to approximately $36K after five to 10 years. Those who spend a decent amount of time in this profession—one to two decades—usually make about $38K. After 20 years of work in the field, Administrative Assistants in Dallas typically earn $41K and go on to enjoy (slight) increases in earnings. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 25 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 14 percent. More than half of the workforce has between one and nine years of experience.

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salaries

National Average
$35,000

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Scheduling
up arrow 1%
Office Administration
0%
Customer Service
0%
Microsoft Word
0%
Organizing
0%
National Average
$35,000
Phone Support
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Filing
up arrow 2%
Customer Relations
up arrow 2%
Typing
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 25%
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