The average wage for an Administrative Assistant with Bookkeeping skills is $14.59 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$25,207 - $51,192
(Median)
$25K
$36K
$51K
MEDIAN: $35,570
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$10.78 - $19.91
(Median)
$11
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,207 - $51,192  
   
Bonus
$391.49 - $4,994  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $11,000  
Commission
$983  
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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$23,301 - $45,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,024
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.78 - $19.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.55  
Overtime
$16.05 - $30.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$391.49 - $4,994  
   
Commission
$983  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $11,000  
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).
)
$23,301 - $45,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,527
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,895

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries



Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 706 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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