Administrative Support Specialist Salary

An Administrative Support Specialist earns an average wage of $15.59 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$25,727 - $54,352
$26K
$38K
$54K
MEDIAN: $37,681
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90%

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$11.83 - $21.39
$12
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$21
MEDIAN: $15.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$25,727 - $54,352  
   
Bonus
$401.34 - $3,916  
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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$25,246 - $50,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 305
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.83 - $21.39  
   
Overtime
$17.61 - $32.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$401.34 - $3,916  
   
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).
)
$25,246 - $50,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 430

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Job Description for Administrative Support Specialist

An administrative support specialist is responsible for a variety of duties in the office. An administrative support specialist may be in charge of scheduling meetings, making travel arrangements, and organizing any other work-related events. They may need to write letters and emails, answer calls, and deal with in-person visitors.

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Administrative Support Specialist Tasks

  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Supervise support clerical staff.
  • Review, track and prepare budgets; maintain records and databases.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; purchase and manage supplies and equipment.
  • Coordinate office and/or departmental operations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Support Specialist

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,734

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Administrative Support Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Administrative Support Specialist?

Administrative Support Specialist in Chapel Hill:
"Great Career Choice."
Pros: I can work at my own pace at times but I also have deadlines. I enjoy the day to day duties and assisting others with their needs.
Cons: Last minute requests. There are always those individuals that will ask you do something that is last minute, and you have to do your best to make it work.

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Key Stats for Administrative Support Specialist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 104 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Administrative Support Specialist Salaries

▲11%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
$35,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Administrative Support Specialist Salaries





Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$35,000




▼3%


▼5%

▼7%

Accounts Payable
▼9%

Executive Support
▼39%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 104 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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