An Administrative Assistant in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $41,791 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$31,731 - $60,748
(Median)
$32K
$42K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,791
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90%

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$13.03 - $24.53
(Median)
$13
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,731 - $60,748  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $4,966  
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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$30,029 - $56,564  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 268
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.03 - $24.53  
   
Overtime
$16.99 - $38.81  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$100.67 - $4,966  
   
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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$30,029 - $56,564  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 143
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries




National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries



Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Organizing
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Typing
up arrow 3%

Organizational Development
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Phone Support
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Data Entry
0%

Customer Relations
0%

National Average
$41,000

Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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