Entry-Level Administrative Assistant Salary
An Entry-Level Administrative Assistant earns an average wage of $14.17 per hour.
$24,926 - $47,712
$10.28 - $18.74
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Administrative Assistant Advice
Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Administrative Assistant in Huntington:
You need to be very organized, professional and know how to prioritize. Computer skills are important. Learn the business you're in.
Administrative Assistant in Walnut Creek:
I wish I knew how much my company, as a med spa, and luxury brand in the industry made in revenue in order to negotiate a higher salary based on my experience.
Administrative Assistant in Bangor:
"Know up front what would be expected of me."
Ask a lot of questions, ask to shadow someone before your first day on the job.
Administrative Assistant in McAllen:
"My role has limited HR-related tasks/responsibilities."
The most important skills to develop/master are networking, interpersonal skills, time management and organizational skills. If you can't make things happen, deal with people and keep the balls in the air you are worth anything to anyone.
Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles:
To be an administrative assistant the most important component is being highly organized.
Administrative Assistant in Chicago:
"Gain experience and give ultimatum."
Over achieve so that if you left they wouldn't know what to do without you.
Administrative Assistant in Hermitage:
"Care to Treat Others As You Want to be Treated."
Don't settle to not go beyond your job title and not care enough to research and find out things more. Don't accept no for an answer unless you have tried everything. Learn to speak up and ask questions if you don't know. Be professional but not stuffy. Always make sure to speak positive and do your job with excellence, because in the long run your quality of work will get noticed. Know about the company you work for which will help you to know how to interact and work with the clients and the board of directors.
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