Average Late-Career Administrative Assistant Salary in Newark, New Jersey

$51,159
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The average salary for a Late-Career Administrative Assistant in Newark, New Jersey is $51,159.
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$39k - $71k
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$35k - $70k

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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

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Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant
Office Manager
Sr. Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Microsoft Word, Scheduling 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 $32,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,695 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,204 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,635 based on 31 salaries.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 6.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (20.1% less), Dallas, Texas (17.2% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (15.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
35.6%
Mid Career
23.3%
Experienced
34.4%