Administrative Assistant in Jersey City Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Jersey City, New Jersey earns an average salary of $40,414 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$29,933 - $65,436
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MEDIAN: $40,414
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$11.92 - $25.64
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MEDIAN: $14.78
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Salary
$29,933 - $65,436  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
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$27,482 - $56,345  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $25.64  
   
Overtime
$10.25  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,482 - $56,345  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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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

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 16 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲18%

Office Administration
▲2%

National Average
$36,000

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Data Entry
▼14%

Filing
▼14%

Organizing
▼14%

Scheduling
▼15%

Customer Relations
▼15%

Customer Service
▼18%

Phone Support
▼18%

Organizational Development
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 29%