Average Entry-Level Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$40,161
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$550
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $40,161.
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What Are Popular Skills for Administrative Assistants?

Skills in Organizing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Microsoft Word, Event Planning and Customer Relations.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistants?

An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,909 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,622 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,511 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $52,264.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 15.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (22.8% less), Miami, Florida (10.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 242 survey responses.
Early Career
52.9%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
20.7%
Late Career
5.8%