An Administrative Assistant in Santa Barbara, California earns an average wage of $15.92 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Event Planning and Microsoft Office.

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MEDIAN: $44,834
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$44,835  
   
Bonus
$325.00  
Total Pay (?
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$26,670 - $48,038  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.56 - $20.66  
   
Overtime
$22.65 - $42.44  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$325.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$26,670 - $48,038  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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About Santa Barbara, California

Santa Barbara County, California
91,852
Male:
45,068 (49.1%)
Female:
46,784 (50.9%)
Santa Barbara (Spanish for "Saint Barbara") is the county seat of Santa Barbara County in the U.S. state of California. Situated on a south-facing section of coastline, the longest such section on the West Coast of the United States, the city lies between the steeply rising Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Santa Barbara's climate is often described as Mediterranean, and the city has been promoted as the "American Riviera". As of 2014, the city had an estimated population of 91,196, up from 88,410 in 2010, making it the second most populous city in the county after Santa Maria while the contiguous urban area, which includes the cities of Goleta and Carpinteria, along with the unincorporated regions of Isla Vista, Montecito, Mission Canyon, Hope Ranch, Summerland, and others, has an approximate population of 220,000. The population of the entire county in 2010 was 423,895. In addition to being a popular...
Santa Barbara:
$64,414
California:
$64,500
$1,555
Santa Barbara:
$952,600
California:
$449,100
2.8%

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 25%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%

Typing
up arrow 9%

Scheduling
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Filing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Phone Support
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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