An Office Assistant in San Jose, California earns an average wage of $19.39 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

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MEDIAN: $19.00
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Overtime
$27.87  
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$29,731 - $51,473  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Key Stats for Office Assistant

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%
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Experience Affects Office Assistant Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
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Experienced
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Office Assistant Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Office Administration
up arrow 23%

Organizing
up arrow 25%

Customer Service
up arrow 39%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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