Average Experienced Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$54,707
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$2,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $54,707.
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$41k
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$55k
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$77k
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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 Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Scheduling, Customer Service and Microsoft Office.

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 $39,900 based on 19 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,729 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,805 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,800.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 4.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (29.5% less), San Diego, California (23.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (22.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 73 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.0%
Early Career
43.8%
Mid Career
19.2%
Late Career
11.0%