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Administrative Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $39,328 per year. A skill in Powerpoint is associated with high pay for this job.
Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$28,765 - $53,328
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MEDIAN: $39,327
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Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$10.33 - $20.96
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,765 - $53,328  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,986  
Profit Sharing
$880 - $5,000  
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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$24,875 - $51,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 568
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.33 - $20.96  
   
Overtime
$1.62 - $34.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,986  
   
Profit Sharing
$880 - $5,000  
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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$24,875 - $51,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 480
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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

Scheduling
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Organizing
up arrow 2%
Customer Relations
up arrow 2%
Filing
up arrow 2%
Office Administration
up arrow 1%
Typing
0%
Phone Support
0%
National Average
$36,000
Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 199 votes.

Gender

Female
92%
female alumni
 
Male
8%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 27%