Average Mid-Career Administrative Assistant Salary in Newark, New Jersey

$41,204
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$1,075
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Administrative Assistant in Newark, New Jersey is $41,204.
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$24k
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$41k
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$48k
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MEDIAN $41,204
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Salary
$24k - $48k
Bonus
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$26k - $50k

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Administrative Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant
Office Manager
Sr. Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Accounts Payable are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Filing, Microsoft Office, Phone Support 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 $32,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,695 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,635 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,159.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (12.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (6.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 93 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.5%
Early Career
34.4%
Experienced
33.3%
Late Career
25.8%