Administrative Assistant in Charleston, South Carolina Salary

The average rate for an Administrative Assistant in Charleston, South Carolina is $13.16 per hour.

$27,907 - $40,396
$28K
$35K
$40K
MEDIAN: $34,836
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$10.85 - $18.07
$11
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$18
MEDIAN: $13.29
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$27,907 - $40,396  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$24,275 - $39,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.85 - $18.07  
   
Overtime
$21.36  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
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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$24,275 - $39,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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About Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston County, South Carolina
135,524
Male:
63,956 (47.2%)
Female:
71,568 (52.8%)
Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers, or, as is locally expressed, "where the Cooper and Ashley Rivers come together to form the Atlantic Ocean." Charleston had an estimated population of 132,609 in 2015. The population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties, was counted by the 2015 estimate at 727,689—the third-largest in the state—and the 78th-largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States. Charleston was founded as Charles Town—honoring King Charles II of England—in 1670. Its initial location at Albemarle Point on the west bank...
Charleston:
$61,993
South Carolina:
$47,238
$1,119
Charleston:
$293,500
South Carolina:
$148,600
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 $30,000 based on 38 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 $32,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 14 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 $37,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲19%

▲6%

▲2%

National Average
$31,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries


▲3%


National Average
$31,000

▼1%

Phone Support
▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼1%





Customer Relations
▼6%

▼6%

▼6%

▼7%

Accounts Payable
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 22%
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