Average Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$16.18
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,998
Bonus
$1,400
Commission
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas is $16.18.
10%
$12.04
10%
$16.18
50%
$21.83
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90%
MEDIAN $16.18
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Bonus
$497 - $4,928
Profit Sharing
$1,650 - $7,500
Commission
$0 - $1,400
Total Pay
$26,632 - $50,295

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Tasks
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.

Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Administrative Assistant are from the companies Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Baylor Hospital and Baylor Hospital. Reported salaries are highest at Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) where the average pay is $18.74. Baylor Hospital pays the lowest at around $18.50.

Career Paths

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Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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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 $14.37 based on 99 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.05 based on 306 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.76 based on 215 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.45 based on 194 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 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (11.2% more) and New York, New York (7.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (2.4% less) and Houston, Texas (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 918 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.8%
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
23.4%
Experienced
21.1%
Late Career
11.3%