The average pay for an Administrative Assistant in Wilmington, Delaware is $39,751 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Office, Customer Relations, and Microsoft Excel. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$28,906 - $53,577
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$54K
MEDIAN: $39,751
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$12.33 - $23.97
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MEDIAN: $15.38
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,906 - $53,577  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$26,261 - $51,818  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.33 - $23.97  
   
Overtime
$36.25  
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
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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$26,261 - $51,818  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About Wilmington, Delaware

New Castle County, Delaware
71,957
Male:
32,680 (45.4%)
Female:
39,277 (54.6%)
Wilmington (Lenape: Paxahakink, Pakehakink) is the largest city in the state of Delaware, United States, built on the site of Fort Christina, the first Swedish settlement in North America. It is located at the confluence of the Christina River and Brandywine River, near where the Christina flows into the Delaware River. It is the county seat of New Castle County and one of the major cities in the Delaware Valley metropolitan area. Wilmington was named by Proprietor Thomas Penn after his friend Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington, who was prime minister in the reign of George II of Great Britain. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population of the city is 70,851, reflecting a decline of 2.4% from the 2000 Census. Wilmington is built on the site of Fort Christina and the settlement Kristinehamn, the first Swedish settlement in North America. The area now known as Wilmington was settled by the...
Wilmington:
$41,035
Delaware:
$61,255
$911
Wilmington:
$160,300
Delaware:
$240,200
3.5%

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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
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
033
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries



Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 22%

Customer Relations
up arrow 17%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Organizing
up arrow 5%

Typing
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%

Event Planning
0%

Organizational Development
0%

National Average
$34,000

Phone Support
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Filing
up arrow 7%


Data Entry
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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