Entry-Level Administrative Assistant Salary

An Entry-Level Administrative Assistant earns an average wage of $14.21 per hour.

$25,067 - $48,501
$25K
$35K
$49K
MEDIAN: $35,274
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50%
90%

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$10.41 - $19.00
$10
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.38
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50%
90%

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$0$48K
Salary $25,067 - $48,501
Bonus $251.75 - $4,193
Profit Sharing $192.98 - $5,014
Commission $299.33 - $9,863
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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$22,768 - $43,356
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6,469
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $10.41 - $19.00
Hourly Tips $0.05 - $4.65
Overtime $15.80 - $30.27
Annual Data $0$43K
Bonus $251.75 - $4,193
Commission $299.33 - $9,863
Profit Sharing $192.98 - $5,014
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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$22,768 - $43,356
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15,294

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,335

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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 Englewood Cliffs:
When I first started, I wished myself I will have opportunity to grow in career at this job.

Administrative Assistant in Augusta:
Know more in detail what the company was looking for. I had to do an inventory of the stock room full of junk and parts, produce Purchasing orders, and emailing, filing, and producing Work orders, entering WOs, and closing out the WOs and POs. Make signs, tool sign out logs, set up a filing system, and update contacts.

Administrative Assistant in Natick:
"Going Above & Beyond."
Always take advantage of new jobs that are given to you. Do your job efficiently & in a timely manner. Have good customer relations.

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:
"Revenue."
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 Los Angeles:
"Preformance Review doesn't assist with pay increase."
Be sure to hold your grounds when agreeing to the position at the rate your given.

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.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3812 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries


▼0%

National Average
$31,000

Office Administration
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Organizing
▼1%

Accounts Payable
▼1%




▼3%


▼4%


▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3812 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 35%
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