Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Office Assistant is $47,932
What Do Office Assistants Do?
As the title implies, an office assistant assists in an office. The assistant will handle incoming phone calls and messages and will perform filing duties. The office assistant may be called upon to assist in typing memos and letters and transcribing hand-written notes as well, and most employers will require some degree of typing proficiency for this job.
Additionally, the office assistant typically helps to keep the work areas of the office organized and tidy. The assistant also may be …Read more