Administrative Assistant in Providence, Rhode Island Salary

The average rate for an Administrative Assistant in Providence, Rhode Island is $16.23 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Organizational Development, Office Administration, Customer Relations, Accounts Receivable, and Organizing. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$27,404 - $47,698
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$48K
MEDIAN: $35,396
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$11.46 - $22.03
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$27,404 - $47,698  
   
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$24,571 - $46,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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$11.46 - $22.03  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
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$24,571 - $46,426  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Providence, Rhode Island

Providence County, Rhode Island
179,204
Male:
89,090 (49.7%)
Female:
90,114 (50.3%)
Providence is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Rhode Island, founded in 1636, and one of the oldest cities in the United States. It is located in Providence County and is the third most populous city in the New England region, after Boston and Worcester. Providence has a city population of 179,154; it is also part of the Providence metropolitan area which extends into southern Massachusetts. The Providence metropolitan area has an estimated population of 1,604,291, which exceeds that of Rhode Island as a whole by about 60%. This can be considered, in turn, to be part of the Greater Boston commuting area, which contains 7.6 million people. Providence was founded by Roger Williams, a religious exile from the Massachusetts Bay Colony. He named the area in honor of "God's merciful Providence", which he believed was responsible for revealing such a haven for him and his...
Providence:
$39,015
Rhode Island:
$58,073
$943
Providence:
$177,400
Rhode Island:
$241,000
5.6%

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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 $31,000 based on 28 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 $40,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 15 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 $39,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲18%

Mid-Career
▲13%

▲13%

National Average
$35,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Organizational Development
▲23%


Customer Relations
▲14%

▲13%

Organizing
▲13%

Accounts Receivable
▲13%

Powerpoint
▲13%

Typing
▲10%




National Average
$35,000

▼4%

Filing
▼7%

Microsoft Excel
▼8%


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 24%
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