Average Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Excel Skills Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$17.88
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$1,350
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The average hourly pay for an Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Excel skills in Chicago, Illinois is $17.88.
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$12.37
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$17.88
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$23.99
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $24
Bonus
$488 - $4,146
Total Pay
$28,643 - $53,988

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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.

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Customer Service, Data Entry, Microsoft Office 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 $16.92 based on 5 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.73 based on 105 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.77 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.53 based on 77 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 Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (11.2% less), Houston, Texas (7.8% less) and Dallas, Texas (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 268 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.9%
Early Career
39.2%
Mid Career
14.6%
Experienced
28.7%
Late Career
15.7%