$36,791
Avg. Salary
$15.66
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Staff Assistant is $15.66 per hour.

The average pay for a Staff Assistant is $36,791 per year.

$10.82
10%
$15.66
50%
$22.73
90%
MEDIAN $15.66
$27k
10%
$37k
50%
$57k
90%
MEDIAN $36,791
$27,188 - $57,286
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$57K
MEDIAN: $36,791
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$0$57K
Salary $27,188 - $57,286
Bonus $482 - $5,152
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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$24,409 - $51,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 240
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $10.82 - $22.73
Hourly Tips $0.33
Overtime $15.02 - $37.35
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $482 - $5,152
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).
)
$24,409 - $51,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 195

Job Description for Staff Assistant

Staff assistants perform administrative and clerical work in office environments for commercial companies, non-profit organizations, and government entities. Strong customer service skills are important in this position, as staff assistants may greet visitors as they enter the facility. The ability to communicate well in both written and verbal communication is also necessary.

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Staff Assistant Tasks
  • Manage calendars, room schedules, inventory and other facilities tasks.
  • Enter data, analyze data and create reports and presentations.
  • Organize files for ease of use.
  • Answer requests, write correspondence and prepare documents for meetings.

Popular Employer Salaries for Staff Assistant


EY (Ernst & Young) offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $66K.

Staff Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

23%

-6%

National Average: $35,454

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

New York is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Staff Assistants, 34 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Staff Assistants can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Cambridge (+26 percent), Boston (+23 percent), Washington (+8 percent), and Los Angeles (+3 percent). Falling short of the national average by 6 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Houston.

Key Stats for Staff Assistant

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Staff Assistant Salaries

National Average
$35,000




Data Entry
▼15%

Microsoft Excel
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 15%