An Administrative Assistant in Knoxville, Tennessee earns an average wage of $13.46 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$22,468 - $58,723
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MEDIAN: $33,531
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$10.87 - $16.40
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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Salary
$22,468 - $58,723  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$22,743 - $41,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.87 - $16.40  
   
Overtime
$19.85  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,743 - $41,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

Knox County, Tennessee
185,312
Male:
89,978 (48.6%)
Female:
95,334 (51.4%)
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. The city had an estimated population of 185,291 in 2015 and a population of 178,874 as of the 2010 census, making it the state's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had an estimated population of 852,715. The KMSA is, in turn, the central component of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette Combined Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had a population of 1,096,961. First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied alternately by both Confederate and Union armies. Following the war,...
Knoxville:
$37,200
Tennessee:
$47,275
$772
Knoxville:
$125,900
Tennessee:
$150,600
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 2%



National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Scheduling
up arrow 7%

Customer Relations
up arrow 4%

Organizational Development
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$29,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Typing
up arrow 7%

Filing
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Phone Support
up arrow 14%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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