Administrative Assistant in Newark, New Jersey Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Newark, New Jersey earns an average salary of $41,832 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Scheduling, Typing, Microsoft Word, and Event Planning.

$30,067 - $58,430
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MEDIAN: $41,991
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$11.25 - $22.49
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MEDIAN: $14.43
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$27,550 - $56,134  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Overtime
$22.25  
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$27,550 - $56,134  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Newark, New Jersey

Essex County, New Jersey
281,913
Male:
138,040 (49.0%)
Female:
143,873 (51.0%)
Newark (/ˈnuː.ərk/ or also locally /nʊərk/) is the largest city (by population) in the U.S. state of New Jersey, and the county seat of Essex County. One of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a population of 277,140 in 2010, making it the nation's 67th most-populous municipality, after being ranked 63rd in the nation in 2000. For 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated a population of 281,944, an increase of 1.7% from the 2010 enumeration, ranking the city the 70th largest in the nation. Newark is the second largest city in the New York metropolitan area, located approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of lower Manhattan. Settled in 1666 by Puritans from New Haven Colony, Newark is one of the oldest European cities in the United States. Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay), has made the city's...
Newark:
$30,966
New Jersey:
$72,222
$978
Newark:
$235,700
New Jersey:
$322,600
9.3%

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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 $32,000 based on 17 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 $33,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 28 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 $51,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

▲5%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
▼18%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲12%

Scheduling
▲12%

Event Planning
▲12%

Typing
▲12%

Payroll Administration
▲3%

National Average
$40,000

Microsoft Excel
▼8%

Customer Relations
▼9%

Organizing
▼9%


Customer Service
▼10%

Data Entry
▼10%

Microsoft Office
▼11%

Phone Support
▼20%

Filing
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 12%
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