Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salary

Dallas Administrative Assistants aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $36K per year. For the most part, Administrative Assistants in Dallas, Texas enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Although a fair number have medical coverage and the larger part have dental coverage, just under one in four claim no health benefits at all. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$28,352 - $48,916
$28K
$36K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,165
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$11.51 - $21.26
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$21
MEDIAN: $15.64
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,352 - $48,916  
   
Bonus
$479.20 - $4,944  
Commission
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
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$26,316 - $48,211  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 197
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.51 - $21.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.75  
Overtime
$17.36 - $35.06  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$479.20 - $4,944  
   
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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$26,316 - $48,211  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 189

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
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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 Dallas, Texas with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $32K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $35K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $37K in this role. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $41K.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲17%

▲5%

▲1%

National Average
$35,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 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%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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