$42,653
Avg. Salary
$17.40
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,253

Bonus

$1,800

Profit Sharing

$2,023

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $17.40 per hour.

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $42,653 per year.

$12.64
10%
$17.40
50%
$24.57
90%
MEDIAN $17.40
$30k
10%
$43k
50%
$62k
90%
MEDIAN $42,653
$29,885 - $61,507
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$62K
MEDIAN: $42,653
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90%

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$12.64 - $24.57
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$0$61K
Salary $29,885 - $61,507
Bonus $299 - $4,942
Profit Sharing $400 - $7,861
Commission $0.00 - $10,067
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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$27,538 - $57,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,863
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $12.64 - $24.57
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $17.92 - $38.53
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $299 - $4,942
Commission $0.00 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $400 - $7,861
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).
)
$27,538 - $57,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7,348

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

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,165

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

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2566 votes.
5-9 years
0%
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries


▲3%



▼0%

National Average
$39,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%



▼5%



▼6%


▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2566 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 26%