Average Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Knoxville, Tennessee

$13.57
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$800
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The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant in Knoxville, Tennessee is $13.57.
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$10.86
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$13.57
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$16.49
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MEDIAN $13.57
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $16
Bonus
$298 - $2,061
Total Pay
$23,619 - $40,193

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Administrative Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
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 Microsoft Office and Data Entry are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, 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 $13.18 based on 20 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.11 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.17 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.68 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 33.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (32.6% more) and New York, New York (28.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 171 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.7%
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
23.4%
Experienced
17.5%
Late Career
14.0%