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Average Entry-Level Administrative Assistant Salary in New York, New York

$39,607
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$1,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Administrative Assistant in New York, New York is $39,607.
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$31k
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$40k
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$53k
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What Do Administrative Assistants Do?

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Administrative Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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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 Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Data Entry and Microsoft Office.

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 $42,215 based on 974 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,708 based on 456 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,859 based on 407 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,323.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 2.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (10.6% less), San Diego, California (9.6% less) and Denver, Colorado (9.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,065 survey responses.
Early Career
47.2%
Mid Career
22.1%
Experienced
19.7%
Late Career
11.0%