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How much does a Administrative Assistant make?

Updated Oct 20, 2021

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$41,761 /yr
Average Base Pay

59,797 salaries

$29K

Low

$42K

Average

$60K

High

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The national average salary for Administrative Assistant is $41,761 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 59797 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Administrative Assistant$41,761 /yr
L3
Senior Administrative Assistant$56,798 /yr
Career Path

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per year

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$39,809

per year

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$31,541

per year

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$46,245

per year

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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Administrative Assistant

$53,877

 /yr
Range: $29K - $93K
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$29K

$93K

$29,072 - $93,262 Range

One Medical
3.4

One Medical

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $13 - $30

$13

$30

$13 - $30 Range

Cougar Mountain
3.4

Cougar Mountain

Administrative Assistant

$42,511

 /yr
Range: $23K - $114K

$23K

$114K

$22,845 - $113,739 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $12 - $37

$12

$37

$12 - $37 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Administrative Assistant

$52,054

 /yr
Range: $24K - $93K

$24K

$93K

$23,885 - $93,048 Range

DaVita
3.4

DaVita

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $12 - $27

$12

$27

$12 - $27 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $22

$10

$22

$10 - $22 Range

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FirstService Residential
3.7

FirstService Residential

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $23

$12

$23

$12 - $23 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $12 - $39

$12

$39

$12 - $39 Range

PepsiCo
3.9

PepsiCo

Administrative Assistant

$46,433

 /yr
Range: $32K - $80K

$32K

$80K

$32,287 - $80,252 Range

DICK'S Sporting Goods
3.7

DICK'S Sporting Goods

Administrative Assistant

$37,457

 /yr
Range: $27K - $60K

$27K

$60K

$26,975 - $60,000 Range

Associa
3.8

Associa

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $26

$11

$26

$11 - $26 Range

Mount Sinai Health System
3.6

Mount Sinai Health System

Administrative Assistant

$50,441

 /yr
Range: $34K - $67K

$34K

$67K

$33,543 - $67,147 Range

Macy's
3.4

Macy's

Administrative Assistant

$47,851

 /yr
Range: $24K - $79K

$24K

$79K

$24,203 - $79,270 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Administrative Assistant

$57,556

 /yr
Range: $34K - $88K

$34K

$88K

$34,122 - $88,364 Range

Kohl's
3.5

Kohl's

Administrative Assistant

$37,443

 /yr
Range: $22K - $63K

$22K

$63K

$22,316 - $62,799 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Administrative Assistant

$45,637

 /yr
Range: $22K - $92K

$22K

$92K

$22,382 - $92,208 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $17 - $39

$17

$39

$17 - $39 Range

Boston Consulting Group
4.4

Boston Consulting Group

Administrative Assistant

$47,625

 /yr
Range: $43K - $69K

$43K

$69K

$42,881 - $69,009 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Administrative Assistant

$57,163

 /yr
Range: $33K - $94K

$33K

$94K

$33,320 - $93,696 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The national average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $41,761 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 59797 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in United States is $59,801 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in United States is $29,164 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent administrative assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,000
per year
An Administrative Assistant in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$26
hourly
An Administrative Assistant in the Springfield, OH Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Springfield, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$38,500
per year
An Administrative Coordinator in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $38,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Greenville, SC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
An Office Assistant in the Stockton, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Stockton, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$11
hourly
An Admin Assistant in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Administrative Assistant in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$83,933
per year
An Administrator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $83,933 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$24
hourly
An Administrative Assistant in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization