The average Administrative Assistant in Tucson earns approximately $13.80 per hour. Although approximately one in three lack health benefits of any kind, the greater part do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $31,199
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$2,000  
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$22,496 - $41,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Overtime
$10.32 - $28.81  
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$22,496 - $41,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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About Tucson, Arizona

Pima County, Arizona
531,674
Male:
264,893 (49.8%)
Female:
266,781 (50.2%)
Tucson (/ˈtuːsɒn/ /tuːˈsɒn/) is a city and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and home to the University of Arizona. The 2010 United States Census put the population at 520,116, while the 2015 estimated population of the entire Tucson metropolitan statistical area (MSA) was 980,263. The Tucson MSA forms part of the larger Tucson-Nogales combined statistical area (CSA), with a total population of 1,010,025 as of the 2010 Census. Tucson is the second-largest populated city in Arizona behind Phoenix, both of which anchor the Arizona Sun Corridor. The city is located 108 miles (174 km) southeast of Phoenix and 60 mi (97 km) north of the U.S.–Mexico border. Tucson is the 33rd largest city and the 59th largest metropolitan area in the United States. Roughly 150 Tucson companies are involved in the design and manufacture of optics and optoelectronics systems, earning Tucson the nickname Optics Valley. Major incorporated suburbs of...
Tucson:
$38,155
Arizona:
$51,492
$775
Tucson:
$139,400
Arizona:
$194,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


For many Tucson Administrative Assistants, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Survey participants with less than five years' experience report a median income of $29K, and earnings aren't much higher for respondents who have five to 10 years under their belts; respondents in the latter group report a median of just $30K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Administrative Assistants in Tucson make a median salary of $32K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $38K.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 6%


National Average
$30,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Typing
up arrow 12%

Customer Relations
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Organizational Development
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$30,000


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Filing
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Phone Support
up arrow 5%

Powerpoint
up arrow 7%

Data Entry
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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