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Administrative Assistant Salary in Dallas, Texas

Administrative Assistants in Dallas take home an average $15.54 per hour. Some workers in this field — nearly one in four — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by a majority. Job satisfaction for Administrative Assistants in Dallas, Texas is high. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$27,191 - $50,690
(Median)
$27K
$37K
$51K
MEDIAN: $37,108
10%
50%
90%

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$10.89 - $21.15
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,191 - $50,690  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,394  
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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$24,776 - $48,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 299
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.89 - $21.15  
   
Overtime
$13.75 - $31.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,394  
   
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).
)
$24,776 - $48,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 328

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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.


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. The average beginner in this position makes around $33K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $36K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $38K in this role. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $40K.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salaries




National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salaries



Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$35,000

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 1%

Phone Support
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 113 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 26%
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