Average Experienced Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$51,495
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The average salary for an Experienced Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $51,495.
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What Do Administrative Assistants Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Administrative Assistants?

Skills in Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Customer Service, Microsoft Office and Office Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistants?

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 $41,318 based on 8 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,219 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,867 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $49,900.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (25.1% less), San Diego, California (18.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (17.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 74 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.8%
Early Career
48.6%
Mid Career
25.7%
Late Career
14.9%