Administrative Assistants in Atlanta, Ga. are not likely to strike it rich; they only make around $38K annually on average. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just over one in five lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$27,709 - $51,888
(Median)
$28K
$38K
$52K
MEDIAN: $38,486
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$11.46 - $21.44
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,709 - $51,888  
   
Bonus
$198.66 - $5,034  
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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$25,220 - $50,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 222
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.46 - $21.44  
   
Overtime
$17.94 - $37.24  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$198.66 - $5,034  
   
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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$25,220 - $50,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 213
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


Administrative Assistants in Atlanta, Ga. with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $33K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $36K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $40K in this role. Administrative Assistants in Atlanta who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $41K on average.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries



National Average
$36,000



Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Powerpoint
up arrow 3%

Event Planning
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Organizational Development
0%

National Average
$36,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
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Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Typing
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Customer Relations
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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