Administrative Assistant in Arlington, Virginia Salary

An Administrative Assistant in Arlington, Virginia earns an average salary of $42,060 per year. A skill in Typing is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$33,561 - $54,932
$34K
$42K
$55K
MEDIAN: $42,398
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$12.40 - $22.89
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MEDIAN: $18.20
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$33,561 - $54,932  
   
Bonus
$1,200  
Total Pay (?
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$32,231 - $52,992  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.40 - $22.89  
   
Overtime
$30.43  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,200  
   
Total Pay (?
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$32,231 - $52,992  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Arlington, Virginia

Arlington County, Virginia
229,164
Male:
113,981 (49.7%)
Female:
115,183 (50.3%)
Arlington County is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is coterminous with the U.S. Census Bureau-census-designated place of Arlington, which is the second-largest principal city of the Washington metropolitan area. As a result, the county is often referred to in the region simply as "Arlington" or "Arlington, Virginia". In 2015, the county's population was estimated at 229,164, which would make it the fourth-largest city in the Commonwealth if it were incorporated as such. The land that became Arlington was originally donated by Virginia to the United States government to form part of the new federal capital district of Columbia. On February 27, 1801, a year after moving from the temporary National Capital at Philadelphia to the City of Washington, the United States Congress organized the area as a subdivision of the District named Alexandria County. In 1846, Congress returned the land southwest of the Potomac River donated by Virginia...
Arlington:
$106,768
Virginia:
$66,262
$1,844
Arlington:
$655,000
Virginia:
$257,800
3.2%

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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 $38,000 based on 33 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 $41,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 12 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 $42,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲3%

▲1%

National Average
$41,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Typing
▲10%

Accounts Receivable
▲7%

Data Entry
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

Organizing
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Filing
▼3%

Phone Support
▼5%


Microsoft Office
▼7%

Organizational Development
▼7%


Event Planning
▼9%

▼11%

Customer Relations
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 7%
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