Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $39,608 per year.

$29,821 - $58,792
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$40K
$59K
MEDIAN: $39,608
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$11.48 - $23.72
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MEDIAN: $17.03
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$29,821 - $58,792  
   
Bonus
$497.32 - $6,523  
Total Pay (?
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$26,344 - $54,850  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 298
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.48 - $23.72  
   
Overtime
$14.48 - $36.28  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$497.32 - $6,523  
   
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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$26,344 - $54,850  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 273

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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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
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 88 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲25%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
$38,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries


▲2%

Scheduling
▼0%

National Average
$38,000




▼3%

▼4%



▼5%


▼6%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 88 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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