Administrative Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $39,477 per year. A skill in Powerpoint is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$28,914 - $54,878
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$55K
MEDIAN: $39,477
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$10.58 - $21.85
(Median)
$11
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,914 - $54,878  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,057  
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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$25,331 - $52,332  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 595
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.58 - $21.85  
   
Overtime
$1.50 - $35.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,057  
   
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).
)
$25,331 - $52,332  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 484
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries




National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries



Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

National Average
$37,000

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 1%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 179 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 26%
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