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Secretary & Administrative Assistant Salary

$46,503 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$893

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 11, 2019

The average pay for a Secretary & Administrative Assistant is $46,503 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Secretary & Administrative Assistant is between $34,346 and $56,629. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Secretary & 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.
Secretary & 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 Secretary & Administrative Assistant jobs: 216,293

Rate of error: 0.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,910
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...

Secretary & Administrative Assistant Job Listings for United States

Executive Secretary Administrative Assistant
Dec 10
San Juan Capistrano, CA, USA
SynergyDirectLLC
We are seeking an Executive Secretary Administrative Assistant to join one of the finest companies in Orange County, in fact the entire WORLD! Great family like atmosphere, gym and pool onsite
Executive Secretary/ Administrative Assistant
Oct 31
Tupper Lake, NY, USA
Staff Today
Staff Today Inc. is currently seeking a Executive Secretary/ Administrative Assistant to work in Tupper Lake, New York . These are registry positions with our company Staff Today Inc. Job Details
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Nov 11
Glendale, CA, USA
Styskal Wiese & Melchione LLP
SWM is seeking a talented Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary to join our team. The ideal candidate is a highly detail-oriented, fast learner and creative problem solver. Essential Duties ...
Executive Administrative Assistant
Dec 10
Los Angeles, CA, USA
ASI
Previous experience as an executive secretary, administrative assistant, or in other related fields * Strong organizational skills * Ability to prioritize and multitask * Strong attention to detail
Administrative Assistant
Dec 10
Pascagoula, Mississippi, USA
System One
High School diploma Additional qualifications as an Administrative Assistant or Secretary will be a plus 2-4 years' of proven experience Knowledge of office equipment (Ex: Printers and fax machines ...

The average pay for a Secretary & Administrative Assistant is $46,503 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Secretary & Administrative Assistant is between $34,346 and $56,629. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Secretary & 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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Executive Secretary/ Administrative Assistant
Oct 31
Tupper Lake, NY, USA
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Staff Today Inc. is currently seeking a Executive Secretary/ Administrative Assistant to work in Tupper Lake, New York . These are registry positions with our company Staff Today Inc. Job Details
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