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Administrative Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $39,494 per year. A skill in Powerpoint is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$28,675 - $54,068
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$54K
MEDIAN: $39,493
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90%

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$10.58 - $21.54
(Median)
$11
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,675 - $54,068  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
Profit Sharing
$880 - $3,000  
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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$25,188 - $51,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 584
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.58 - $21.54  
   
Overtime
$1.50 - $35.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
   
Profit Sharing
$880 - $3,000  
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).
)
$25,188 - $51,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 484

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries




National Average
$36,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries





Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Filing
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$36,000

Phone Support
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 2%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 195 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 26%