Average Entry-Level Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office Skills Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$14.99
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office skills in Chicago, Illinois is $14.99.
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$11.55
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$14.99
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$19.92
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Office Administration and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Customer Service and Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.60 based on 164 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.61 based on 79 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.98 based on 114 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 22.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (20.9% more) and San Diego, California (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (13.7% less) and Miami, Florida (12.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 421 survey responses.
Early Career
39.0%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
27.1%
Late Career
15.2%