Administrative Assistant in Torrance Salary

The average wage for an Administrative Assistant in Torrance, California is $17.34 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$38,000 - $46,831
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,033
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$10.85 - $23.31
$11
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.34
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$42,033  
   
Bonus
$814  
Total Pay (?
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$25,777 - $49,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.85 - $23.31  
   
Overtime
$23.23  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$814  
   
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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$25,777 - $49,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Torrance, California

Los Angeles County, California
148,468
Male:
73,209 (49.3%)
Female:
75,259 (50.7%)
Torrance is a city in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California, United States. Torrance has 1.5 miles (2.4 km) of beaches on the Pacific Ocean. Torrance has a moderate year-round climate with warm temperatures, sea breezes, low humidity and an average rainfall of 12.55 inches per year. Since its incorporation in 1921, Torrance has grown rapidly. Its estimated 2013 population was 147,478. This residential and light high-tech industries city has 90,000 street trees and 30 city parks. Known for its low crime rates, the city consistently ranks among the safest cities in Los Angeles County. Torrance is the birthplace of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO). In addition, the city of Torrance has the second-highest percentage of Japanese demographic in California (8.9%). Torrance was originally part of the Tongva Native American homeland for thousands of years. In 1784 the Spanish land grant for Rancho San Pedro, in the upper Las...
Torrance:
$79,921
California:
$64,500
$1,566
Torrance:
$713,000
California:
$449,100
3.4%

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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 $33,000 based on 17 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 $42,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 10 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 $41,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
▲3%

Microsoft Word
▲2%

National Average
$41,000

Data Entry
▼1%

Phone Support
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Scheduling
▼13%

Customer Service
▼13%

Typing
▼13%

Accounts Receivable
▼15%

Filing
▼16%

Organizing
▼18%

Microsoft Excel
▼18%

Customer Relations
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 31%