Administrative Assistant in Lansing, Michigan Salary

Administrative Assistants in Lansing, Mich. take home approximately $13.93 per hour on average. Although a majority have medical coverage and one-half have dental coverage, over a third claim no health benefits at all. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Women make up the vast majority of Lansing Administrative Assistants (89 percent) who answered the questionnaire. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$24,398 - $45,056
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MEDIAN: $32,764
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$11.06 - $20.36
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Salary
$24,398 - $45,056  
   
Bonus
$500  
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$24,103 - $45,299  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Hourly Rate
$11.06 - $20.36  
   
Overtime
$18.75  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,103 - $45,299  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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About Lansing, Michigan

Ingham County, Michigan
114,110
Male:
54,333 (47.6%)
Female:
59,777 (52.4%)
Lansing /ˈlænsɪŋ/ is the capital of the US state of Michigan. It is located mostly in Ingham County, although portions of the city extend west into Eaton County and north into Clinton County. The 2010 Census placed the city's population at 114,297, making it the fifth largest city in Michigan. The population of its Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) was 464,036, while the even larger Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population, which includes Shiawassee County, was 534,684. It was named the new state capital of Michigan in 1847, ten years after its admittance as a state. The Lansing Metropolitan Area, colloquially referred to as "Mid-Michigan", is an important center for educational, cultural, governmental, commercial, and industrial functions. The area is home to two medical schools, one veterinary school, two nursing schools, two law schools—including Western Michigan University and Michigan State University—a Big Ten Conference university (Michigan State), the Michigan State Capitol,...
Lansing:
$37,426
Michigan:
$51,084
$738
Lansing:
$75,800
Michigan:
$137,500
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $30K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $30K. Administrative Assistants in Lansing bring in $35K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants with more than twenty years of experience only make around $27K on average, though; this group reports a lower median than the one claimed by mid-career individuals.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲15%

National Average
$31,000

▼1%

▼2%

Late-Career
▼12%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
▲8%

Bookkeeping
▲5%


National Average
$31,000

Organizing
▼6%

Microsoft Excel
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Customer Relations
▼9%

Typing
▼9%

Customer Service
▼10%

Phone Support
▼10%

Payroll Administration
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

Scheduling
▼11%

Data Entry
▼16%

Filing
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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