Average Experienced Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$19.42
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$1,500
Bonus
$2,000
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $19.42.
10%
$13.02
MEDIAN
$19.42
90%
$25.40
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $25
Bonus
$248 - $5,034
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,000
Total Pay
$30,267 - $58,294

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

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.

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 $14.75 based on 43 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.57 based on 471 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.06 based on 227 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 6.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.3% less), Atlanta, Georgia (6.6% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (5.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 892 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.8%
Early Career
52.8%
Mid Career
25.4%
Late Career
16.9%