Pay for Administrative Assistants in Dallas is very modest at just $36K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. While some workers in this profession — just over a fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$27,931 - $49,467
(Median)
$28K
$36K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,258
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$11.23 - $21.39
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,931 - $49,467  
   
Bonus
$412.17 - $4,883  
Commission
$1,700  
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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$25,988 - $48,549  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 199
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.23 - $21.39  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.75  
Overtime
$17.39 - $34.94  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$412.17 - $4,883  
   
Commission
$1,700  
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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$25,988 - $48,549  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 198
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $32K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $35K on average. Administrative Assistants in Dallas bring in $37K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $41K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries




National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries



Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Event Planning
up arrow 3%

Typing
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
0%

Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Filing
up arrow 4%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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