Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant is $15.15 per hour. A skill in Travel Planning is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,898 - $54,754
$26K
$39K
$55K
MEDIAN: $38,962
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90%

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$10.85 - $21.26
$11
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.01
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$0$54K
Salary $25,898 - $54,754
Bonus $412.17 - $5,457
Profit Sharing $1,000
Commission $3,570
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,154 - $51,090
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 289
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.85 - $21.26
Hourly Tips $2.22
Overtime $16.59 - $38.87
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $412.17 - $5,457
Commission $3,570
Profit Sharing $1,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,154 - $51,090
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 342

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,319

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles:
Must be detail oriented, and able to multi task.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Tennessee:
"The boss."
Know who you are going to work for.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Gunnison:
Be prepared to do the work and get little credit. Your boss will most likely take all the glory.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Miramar:
"Have great work ethnics."
Learn to adapt to change and work independent and as a team player. Learn to get along with your colleagues.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Miami:
"I love my job."
You must know how to handle all people. Must be able to work on your own and as a team.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Richmond:
"How to correct Pay band salary."
Be an advocate for your career and salary.

Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant in Santa Barbara:
"Challenge And Experience."
The legal field is challenging, especially the civil litigation process. However, with time and experience, the ability to work with people, documents, trials, etc. Is a valuable resource both personally and professionally. Other areas of law include corporation, real estate and trust matters. All areas require learning software, keeping up on rules and fees and document revision and updates.

Key Stats for Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 129 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
23%

Skills That Affect Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salaries

Travel Planning
▲9%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

Event Planning
▲1%

National Average
$35,000

Office Management
▼3%

Organizational Development
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Typing
▼5%

Software Knowledge
▼5%

Scheduling
▼6%

Organizing
▼7%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Office Administration
▼8%

Accounting
▼8%

Customer Service
▼10%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 129 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 33%