Average Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Cambridge, Massachusetts

$23.54
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$1,350
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The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant in Cambridge, Massachusetts is $23.54.
10%
$15.32
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$23.54
50%
$30.37
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MEDIAN $23.54
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $30
Bonus
$994 - $3,052
Total Pay
$32,556 - $62,218

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Administrative Assistant are from the companies Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management. Reported salaries are highest at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where the average pay is $24.40. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management pays the lowest at around $22.64.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Administrative Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant
Office Manager
Sr. Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Microsoft Office, Scheduling and Event Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Office Administration.

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 $22.90 based on 9 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.87 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.48 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.13 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (33.0% less), Houston, Texas (31.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (26.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 96 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.4%
Early Career
37.5%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
16.7%
Late Career
11.5%