Administrative Assistant in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $41,150 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$31,500 - $63,684
$31K
$42K
$64K
MEDIAN: $41,827
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50%
90%

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$13.33 - $24.77
$13
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.51
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$0$63K
Salary $31,500 - $63,684
Bonus $242.40 - $4,637
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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$30,193 - $59,105
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 256
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $13.33 - $24.77
Hourly Tips $2.79
Overtime $16.34 - $43.75
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $242.40 - $4,637
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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$30,193 - $59,105
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 136

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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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 $38,000 based on 237 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 $43,000 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 87 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 $45,000 based on 28 salaries.

Administrative Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Washington?

Administrative Assistant in Washington:
"Good Food."
Pros: I like the food, atmosphere and the public transportation.
Cons: I dislike the traffic, and the cost of living.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲12%

▲12%

▲6%

National Average
$40,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries


▲3%


▲2%


Office Administration
▼0%


▼0%

National Average
$40,000


Bookkeeping
▼1%


▼2%


▼3%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 21%
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