Office Assistant in Los Angeles Salary

An Office Assistant in Los Angeles, California earns an average wage of $14.16 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Organizing, Data Processing, Data Entry, Typing, and Microsoft Word. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$23,489 - $52,175
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$36K
$52K
MEDIAN: $36,438
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$10.69 - $18.82
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Salary
$23,489 - $52,175  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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$22,433 - $48,577  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Hourly Rate
$10.69 - $18.82  
   
Overtime
$1.52 - $26.91  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
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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$22,433 - $48,577  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60
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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Office Assistant

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

Key Stats for Office Assistant

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Office Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲59%

Experienced
▲22%

Mid-Career
▲21%

National Average
$30,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Office Assistant Salaries

Organizing
▲13%

Data Processing
▲13%

Data Entry
▲11%

Typing
▲10%

Microsoft Word
▲10%

Customer Service
▲9%

Microsoft Excel
▲9%


Scheduling
▲7%

Customer Relations
▲6%

Filing
▲3%

National Average
$30,000

Phone Support
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼11%

Billing
▼21%

Accounts Receivable
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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