An Administrative Assistant with Administration skills earns an average wage of $16.33 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$28,950 - $55,879
$29K
$40K
$56K
MEDIAN: $39,631
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50%
90%

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$11.90 - $22.87
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$16
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,950 - $55,879  
   
Bonus
$243.61 - $7,919  
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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$26,557 - $52,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.90 - $22.87  
   
Overtime
$16.13 - $38.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$243.61 - $7,919  
   
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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$26,557 - $52,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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