The average pay for an Administrative Assistant in Jersey City, New Jersey is $38,118 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$28,383 - $56,078
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$28K
$38K
$56K
MEDIAN: $38,117
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$11.13 - $25.24
(Median)
$11
$15
$25
MEDIAN: $14.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,383 - $56,078  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,532  
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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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$26,227 - $55,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.13 - $25.24  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,532  
   
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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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$26,227 - $55,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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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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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 32%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 5%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

National Average
$36,000

Data Entry
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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