Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant is $13.51 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Travel Planning and Event Planning.
Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Total Pay (?
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$23,928 - $46,982
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $33,716
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Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Total Pay (?
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$9.84 - $18.58
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$23,928 - $46,982  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,053  
Profit Sharing
$243.61 - $3,548  
Commission
$-0.50 - $8,109  
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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$21,196 - $43,994  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,851
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.84 - $18.58  
   
Overtime
$14.75 - $29.43  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,053  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $8,109  
Profit Sharing
$243.61 - $3,548  
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).
)
$21,196 - $43,994  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,851
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Chicago
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New York
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Houston
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National Average
$31,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salaries

Travel Planning
up arrow 21%
Event Planning
up arrow 11%
Scheduling
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Office Administration
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Organizing
up arrow 2%
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
0%
Office Management
0%
National Average
$31,000
Typing
up arrow 3%
Software Knowledge
up arrow 3%
Accounts Payable
up arrow 6%
Accounting
up arrow 6%
Customer Service
up arrow 8%
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Gender
Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 33%
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