Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salary

Those pursuing careers as Administrative Assistants in Dallas may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $36K per year. Although about a fifth lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and the larger part get dental coverage, too. The majority of Dallas Administrative Assistants claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$28,743 - $49,651
$29K
$36K
$50K
MEDIAN: $36,444
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$11.63 - $21.54
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$22
MEDIAN: $15.78
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,743 - $49,651  
   
Bonus
$487.96 - $5,002  
Commission
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
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$26,974 - $48,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 182
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $21.54  
   
Overtime
$17.20 - $37.01  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$487.96 - $5,002  
   
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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$26,974 - $48,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 180

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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.


For Administrative Assistants in Dallas, Texas, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $32K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $35K on average. For Administrative Assistants in Dallas, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $38K. As Dallas Administrative Assistants reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $42K.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲19%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
$35,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries







▲1%

Customer Relations
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

▼1%


▼2%


▼4%


▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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