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Administrative Assistant Salary

$46,452 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$892

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 20, 2019

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $46,452 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Administrative Assistant is between $34,308 and $56,567. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Administrative Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Supports an organization or department by performing administrative services.
  • Assists management with administrative tasks such as tracking and compiling information of interest.
  • Prepares various reports detailing the administrative information handled by the position.
  • Reads and answers correspondence.
  • May handle confidential information.
  • NOTE: This is not a secretarial position.
Administrative Assistant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Job family population: 2,165,310

Estimated population of Administrative Assistant jobs: 216,293

Rate of error: 0.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,851
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Administrative Assistant Job Listings for United States

Sr Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
Anaheim, CA, USA
Decton Staffing Services
Decton is currently recruiting for a Sr Administrative Assistant for an interior design company located in Anaheim, CA. If interested an qualified, please submit your resume to this posting and text ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Midtown Athletic Club
Midtown is looking for an Administrative Assistant to ensure that our back office runs smoothly. About Our Company We work at Midtown to inspire people to transform their livesand we do our job well
Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
Akron, OH, USA
Accounting Principals
Administrative Assistant Ajilon is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant in Akron, OH. This contract requires an individual who can reach far beyond with great analytical capabilities ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
Boise, ID, USA
Manpower US
Monday-Friday 8-5 Job Description As an Administrative Assistant, you will be responsible for coordinating department resources including directing office remodels and personnel moves, entering work ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
San Francisco, CA, USA
Ajilon Professional Staffing
Administrative Assistant Are you detail oriented, precise and would enjoy working for a company in the creative space? Are you a team player looking to kick start your career? If you find yourself ...

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is $46,452 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Administrative Assistant is between $34,308 and $56,567. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Administrative Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Nov 20
Anaheim, CA, USA
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Decton is currently recruiting for a Sr Administrative Assistant for an interior design company located in Anaheim, CA. If interested an qualified, please submit your resume to this posting and text ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 20
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Midtown Athletic Club
Midtown is looking for an Administrative Assistant to ensure that our back office runs smoothly. About Our Company We work at Midtown to inspire people to transform their livesand we do our job well
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