An Administrative Assistant in Arlington, Virginia earns an average salary of $40,924 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.

$32,364 - $56,663
(Median)
$32K
$41K
$57K
MEDIAN: $40,923
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90%

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$12.52 - $22.83
(Median)
$13
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$32,364 - $56,663  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,640  
Profit Sharing
$509  
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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$29,446 - $55,201  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.52 - $22.83  
   
Overtime
$6.32 - $42.87  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,640  
   
Profit Sharing
$509  
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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$29,446 - $55,201  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 5%


National Average
$39,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Typing
up arrow 14%

Scheduling
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$39,000

Event Planning
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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