The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant in Cleveland, Ohio is $15.73.
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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 assigne…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Administrative Assistant are from the companies Cleveland Clinic Health Systems, The Cleveland Clinic and Cleveland Clinic Hospital. Reported salaries are highest at The Cleveland Clinic where the average pay is $18.96. Cleveland Clinic Hospital pays the lowest at around $18.45.
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant
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Skills in Office Administration, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry and Customer Service.
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 $13.44 based on 10 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.81 based on 134 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.27 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.86 based on 128 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (14.7% more) and New York, New York (11.1% more).
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