Average Mid-Career Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$16.85
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$1,700
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Administrative Assistant in Houston, Texas is $16.85.
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$12.99
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$16.85
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$22.38
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $22
Bonus
$494 - $5,010
Total Pay
$28,969 - $52,106

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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 in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Data Entry 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 $13.82 based on 51 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.16 based on 430 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.46 based on 323 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (12.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (8.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (5.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 982 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.2%
Early Career
43.8%
Experienced
32.9%
Late Career
18.1%