Administrative Assistant in Newport News Salary

Newport News Administrative Assistants aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $34K annually. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just over one in five lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and a fair number receive dental plans. The majority of Administrative Assistants in Newport News, Va. claim high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$29,409 - $50,335
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$34K
$50K
MEDIAN: $33,675
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$9.88 - $19.04
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MEDIAN: $13.53
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,409 - $50,335  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,672 - $47,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.88 - $19.04  
   
Overtime
$21.13  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
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$22,672 - $47,788  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Newport News, Virginia

Newport News city, Virginia
182,385
Male:
88,385 (48.5%)
Female:
94,000 (51.5%)
Newport News is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 180,719. In 2013, the population was estimated to be 183,412, making it the fifth-most populous city in Virginia. Newport News is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. It is at the southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula, on the northern shore of the James River extending southeast from Skiffe's Creek along many miles of waterfront to the river's mouth at Newport News Point on the harbor of Hampton Roads. The area now known as Newport News was once a part of Warwick County. Warwick County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia, formed by the House of Burgesses in the British Colony of Virginia by order of King Charles I, in 1634. The county was largely composed of farms and undeveloped land until almost 250 years later. In 1881,...
Newport News:
$48,630
Virginia:
$66,262
$952
Newport News:
$196,400
Virginia:
$257,800
4.7%

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Customer Service
▲2%

Customer Relations
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
$33,000

Typing
▼4%

Data Entry
▼5%

Office Administration
▼5%

Phone Support
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼8%

Scheduling
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 23%
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