Average Early-Career Administrative Assistant with Typing Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$42,498
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$1,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Administrative Assistant with Typing skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $42,498.
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$31k
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$42k
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$67k
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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.

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Data Entry, Customer Service, Microsoft Office 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 $35,608 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,498 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,398 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $58,100.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 5.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (18.6% less), Los Angeles, California (16.5% less) and Houston, Texas (15.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.9%
Mid Career
28.3%
Experienced
35.8%
Late Career
17.0%