Average Early-Career Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$16.42
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$1,052
Bonus
$509
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $16.42.
10%
$12.41
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$16.42
90%
$22.38
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Bonus
$205 - $4,900
Profit Sharing
$0 - $509
Total Pay
$26,480 - $48,933

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Office Administration and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Microsoft Office and Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.20 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.14 based on 252 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.50 based on 225 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (9.4% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (7.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.4% less) and San Diego, California (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 625 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.9%
Mid Career
40.3%
Experienced
36.0%
Late Career
16.8%