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Average Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Sacramento, California

$16.77
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant in Sacramento, California is $16.77.
10%
$13.04
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$16.77
90%
$23.08
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What Do Administrative Assistants Do?

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
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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What Are Popular Skills for Administrative Assistants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Customer Service, Data Entry, Microsoft Office and Office Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistants?

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 $15.15 based on 15 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.91 based on 151 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.87 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.15 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 13.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (12.2% more) and New York, New York (10.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (2.0% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 326 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.6%
Early Career
46.3%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
18.7%
Late Career
13.2%