$11.11
Avg. Hourly Rate
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An Administrative Assistant earns an average wage of $11.18 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$16,211 - $40,268
$16K
$25K
$40K
MEDIAN: $25,343
10%
50%
90%
$7.50 - $15.43
$7
$11
$15
MEDIAN: $11.11
10%
50%
90%
$0$40K
Salary $16,211 - $40,268
Bonus $576 - $2,576
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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$16,008 - $34,660
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $7.50 - $15.43
Hourly Tips $1.94
Overtime $11.92 - $28.19
Annual Data $0$34K
Bonus $576 - $2,576
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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$16,008 - $34,660
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigned.

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Administrative Assistant Tasks

  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.

Administrative Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$62K

DaVita Inc.
96 profiles
$32,156

$30,771

$27,652

$29,120

$47,506

$36,696

Sodexo, Inc.
32 profiles
$30,434

Coldwell Banker
29 profiles
$27,411

Century 21
28 profiles
$28,055

$34,013

Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $19,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 21 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

10%

-3%

-17%

National Average: $24,669

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
$25,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲1%


National Average
$25,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 37%