Administrative Assistant in Lafayette, Louisiana Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Lafayette, Louisiana earns an average wage of $14.09 per hour.

$23,270 - $50,367
$23K
$30K
$50K
MEDIAN: $30,150
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$10.88 - $18.01
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,270 - $50,367  
   
Bonus
$895  
Total Pay (?
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$23,547 - $40,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$10.88 - $18.01  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$895  
   
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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$23,547 - $40,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
127,661
Male:
64,018 (50.1%)
Female:
63,643 (49.9%)
Lafayette (/ˌlæfiˈjɛt/; French: [lafajɛt]) is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. The city of Lafayette is the fourth-largest in the state, with a population of 120,623 at the 2010 census. It is the principal city of the Lafayette, Louisiana Metropolitan Statistical Area, and also the larger, Combined Statistical Area of Lafayette-Opelousas-Morgan City CSA with a population of 611,774 according to 2012 estimates. Lafayette is the parish seat of Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. Its nickname is The Hub City. The American city was founded as Vermilionville in 1821 by Jean Mouton, a French-speaking man of Acadian descent. In 1884, it was renamed for General Lafayette, who fought with and significantly aided the American Army during the American Revolutionary War. The city's economy was primarily based on agriculture until the 1940s, when the petroleum and natural gas industries became dominant. Lafayette is considered the center of Acadiana, the area of Cajun and...
Lafayette:
$47,830
Louisiana:
$45,727
$816
Lafayette:
$186,100
Louisiana:
$155,600
3.1%

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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 $29,000 based on 24 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 $30,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 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 $39,000 based on 16 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

▼0%

National Average
$30,000

▼2%

Experienced
▼3%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Data Entry
▲5%

Phone Support
▲4%

Accounts Payable
▲1%

Payroll Administration
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Typing
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

Customer Relations
▼0%

National Average
$30,000

Organizing
▼1%


Filing
▼6%

Customer Service
▼7%

Scheduling
▼11%

Event Planning
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 43%
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