$24,257
Avg. Salary
$12.21
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $12.21 per hour.

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $24,257 per year.

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$12
50%
$16
90%
MEDIAN $12
$17k
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$24k
50%
$31k
90%
MEDIAN $24,257
$17,499 - $30,521
$24K
MEDIAN: $24,257
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$8.07 - $15.70
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MEDIAN: $12.21
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50%
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$0$34K
Salary $24,257
Bonus $309 - $2,909
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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$17,484 - $34,340
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $8.07 - $15.70
Hourly Tips $0.14
Overtime $8.30 - $29.15
Annual Data $0$34K
Bonus $309 - $2,909
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).
)
$17,484 - $34,340
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

19%

National Average: $25,487

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

Administrative Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Administrative Assistant in Bayamon:
"Management."
Be Proactive. Foresee problems and suggest solutions. Write down everything on a notebook and keep it for you (your notes). Make electronic copies of important documents even if you have a hard copy on file. Good phone etiquette. Good spelling and grammar, if in doubt, consult a dictionary. Your work talks about you.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 33%