Administrative Assistant with Event Planning Skills in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant with Event Planning skills in Chicago, Illinois is $38,512 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$27,882 - $60,278
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MEDIAN: $39,546
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$12.96 - $26.22
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MEDIAN: $18.64
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Salary
$27,882 - $60,278  
   
Bonus
$2,375  
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$27,685 - $59,331  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Hourly Rate
$12.96 - $26.22  
   
Overtime
$26.90  
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$2,375  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,685 - $59,331  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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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
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 24 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 30%
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