Administrative Assistant in San Jose Salary

The average rate for an Administrative Assistant in San Jose, California is $18.69 per hour. A skill in Event Planning is associated with high pay for this job.

$24,730 - $71,969
$25K
$46K
$72K
MEDIAN: $46,066
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$12.76 - $27.57
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$28
MEDIAN: $18.79
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$24,730 - $71,969  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$26,813 - $65,390  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.76 - $27.57  
   
Overtime
$19.57 - $40.40  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
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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$26,813 - $65,390  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 99

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
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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 $37,000 based on 78 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 $48,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 30 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 $54,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

▲24%

▲16%

National Average
$41,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries



National Average
$41,000

Customer Service
▼1%



▼4%

Payroll Administration
▼4%



▼9%

▼9%

▼11%

▼12%

Accounts Receivable
▼12%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 30%
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