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

$45,220
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,024
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The average salary for an Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $45,220.
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$38k
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$45k
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$61k
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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 Data Entry and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Customer Service 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 $40,161 based on 18 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,769 based on 120 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,896 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,511 based on 49 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 New York, New York earn an average of 5.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.8% less), Dallas, Texas (10.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (8.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 249 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.2%
Early Career
48.2%
Mid Career
19.3%
Experienced
19.7%
Late Career
5.6%