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Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salary in Houston, Texas

Houston Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistants with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent roughly three in five of Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistants in Houston, Texas. Salaries average out to around $40K per year and spread from $27K to $56K per year. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the larger part and dental plans are enjoyed by a majority. The majority of Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistants in Houston claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$25,894 - $59,900
(Median)
$26K
$40K
$60K
MEDIAN: $40,100
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$13.28 - $25.14
(Median)
$13
$20
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$25,894 - $59,900  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
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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$26,694 - $56,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.28 - $25.14  
   
Overtime
$22.47 - $43.61  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
   
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).
)
$26,694 - $56,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Experience Affects Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Houston, Texas Salaries

Entry-Level
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National Average
$41,000

Experienced
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Skills That Affect Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Houston, Texas Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 10%

Event Planning
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Scheduling
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Travel Planning
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Typing
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National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 28%
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