Administrative Assistant in Jersey City Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Jersey City, New Jersey earns an average salary of $39,150 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office.

$29,009 - $56,673
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$57K
MEDIAN: $39,150
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$12.50 - $25.55
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MEDIAN: $15.26
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,009 - $56,673  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
Total Pay (?
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$28,002 - $54,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Hourly Rate
$12.50 - $25.55  
   
Overtime
$10.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
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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$28,002 - $54,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Jersey City, New Jersey

Hudson County, New Jersey
264,277
Male:
131,765 (49.9%)
Female:
132,512 (50.1%)
Jersey City is the second most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey after Newark. It is the seat of Hudson County as well as the county's largest city. As of 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated that Jersey City's population was 264,290, with the largest population increase of any municipality in New Jersey since 2010, an increase of about 6.7% from the 2010 United States Census, when the city's population was at 247,597, ranking the city the 75th largest in the nation. Part of the New York metropolitan area, Jersey City is bounded on the east by the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay and on the west by the Hackensack River and Newark Bay. A port of entry, with 30.7 miles (49.4 km) of waterfront and significant rail connections, the city is an important transportation terminus and distribution and manufacturing center for the Port of...
Jersey City:
$59,485
New Jersey:
$72,222
$1,241
Jersey City:
$331,100
New Jersey:
$322,600
5.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲19%

Office Administration
▲3%

National Average
$36,000

Data Entry
▼5%

Scheduling
▼5%

Organizing
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Filing
▼12%

Customer Relations
▼14%

Phone Support
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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