An Administrative Assistant in Wilmington, North Carolina earns an average wage of $12.75 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$9.87 - $15.63
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$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
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Hourly Rate
$9.87 - $15.63  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,869 - $32,466  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Wilmington, North Carolina

New Hanover County, North Carolina
115,947
Male:
52,346 (45.1%)
Female:
63,601 (54.9%)
Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States. The population is 112,067; according to the 2010 Census it is the eighth most populous city in the state. Wilmington is the principal city of the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area, a metropolitan area that includes New Hanover and Pender counties in southeastern North Carolina, which has a population of 263,429 as of the 2012 Census Estimate. Wilmington was settled by European Americans along the Cape Fear River. Its historic downtown has a one-mile-long Riverwalk, originally developed as a tourist attraction, and in 2014 Wilmington's riverfront was named the "Best American Riverfront" by USA Today. It is minutes away from nearby beaches. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Wilmington, North Carolina, as one of its 2008 Dozen Distinctive Destinations. City residents live between the river and the ocean, with four nearby...
Wilmington:
$42,232
North Carolina:
$47,830
$893
Wilmington:
$221,200
North Carolina:
$160,100
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Data Entry
up arrow 10%

Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Filing
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Organizing
0%

Scheduling
0%

National Average
$28,000

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Phone Support
up arrow 6%

Customer Relations
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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