Average Mid-Career Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay

$15.79
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,029
Bonus
$3,463
Commission
$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Administrative Assistant is $15.79.
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$12.02
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$15.79
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$21.37
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
Bonus
$252 - $4,789
Profit Sharing
$311 - $4,929
Commission
$513 - $10,850
Total Pay
$25,714 - $49,495

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Administrative Assistant are from the companies DaVita Inc., Ameriprise Financial, Inc. and Century 21. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $25.25. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Mount Sinai Hospital and DaVita Inc., earning around $20.98 and $17.41, respectively. University of Mississippi Medical Center pays the lowest at around $13.70. Century 21 and Edward Jones also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.00 and $16.28, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

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 $13.99 based on 2,812 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.82 based on 28,428 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.76 based on 17,478 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (20.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60,248 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.7%
Early Career
47.2%
Experienced
29.0%
Late Career
19.1%