The average salary for an Experienced Administrative Assistant with Typing skills in Seattle, Washington is $45,000.
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Job Description for Administrative Assistant
Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigne…Read more
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant
Skills in Office Administration, Microsoft Office, Scheduling and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.
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 $40,480 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,500 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,980.
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Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.8% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (11.5% less) and Dallas, Texas (9.0% less).
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