How much does a Administrative Assistant make in Houston, TX?

Updated Jul 27, 2021

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$41,195 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,685 salaries

$28K

Low

$41K

Average

$60K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,810Range$356 - $40,736
The average salary for Administrative Assistant is $41,195 per year in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 1685 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees in Houston, TX.

Seniority Levels

L2
Administrative Assistant$41,195 /yr
L3
Senior Administrative Assistant$55,820 /yr
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MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.2

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Administrative Assistant

$45,161

 /yr
Range: $35K - $66K
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$35K

$66K

$35,199 - $65,534 Range

City of Houston
3.6

City of Houston

Administrative Assistant

$48,021

 /yr
Range: $37K - $63K

$37K

$63K

$36,891 - $62,958 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Administrative Assistant

$61,599

 /yr
Range: $43K - $73K

$43K

$73K

$42,649 - $72,614 Range

National Oilwell Varco
3.5

National Oilwell Varco

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $13 - $28

$13

$28

$13 - $28 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Administrative Assistant

$52,799

 /yr
Range: $35K - $98K

$35K

$98K

$35,319 - $98,020 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Administrative Assistant

$55,947

 /yr
Range: $37K - $65K

$37K

$65K

$37,372 - $65,333 Range

Hartman Income REIT
4.5

Hartman Income REIT

Administrative Assistant

$41,769

 /yr
Range: $36K - $47K

$36K

$47K

$36,191 - $46,531 Range

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Harris County, Texas
3.6

Harris County, Texas

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $11 - $26

$11

$26

$11 - $26 Range

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
2.8

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Administrative Assistant - Monthly

$2,249

 /mo
Range: $2K - $4K

$2K

$4K

$1,709 - $3,766 Range

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Administrative Assistant

$52,952

 /yr
Range: $43K - $58K

$43K

$58K

$43,104 - $58,056 Range

Sysco
3.4

Sysco

Administrative Assistant

$54,039

 /yr
Range: $41K - $59K

$41K

$59K

$40,948 - $59,356 Range

GE Oil & Gas
3.4

GE Oil & Gas

Administrative Assistant

$51,010

 /yr
Range: $40K - $69K

$40K

$69K

$40,397 - $68,969 Range

DaVita
3.5

DaVita

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $25

$14

$25

$14 - $25 Range

BP
3.7

BP

Administrative Assistant

$64,516

 /yr
Range: $55K - $70K

$55K

$70K

$54,905 - $69,852 Range

KBR
3.8

KBR

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $17 - $26

$17

$26

$17 - $26 Range

Rice University
4.5

Rice University

Administrative Assistant

$43,635

 /yr
Range: $34K - $55K

$34K

$55K

$33,568 - $54,959 Range

Texas Children's Hospital
4.1

Texas Children's Hospital

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $23 - $27

$23

$27

$23 - $27 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Administrative Assistant

$64,105

 /yr
Range: $54K - $70K

$54K

$70K

$54,478 - $70,102 Range

Transwestern
4.1

Transwestern

Administrative Assistant

$50,550

 /yr
Range: $47K - $62K

$47K

$62K

$46,568 - $61,759 Range

ConocoPhillips
4.1

ConocoPhillips

Administrative Assistant

$78,529

 /yr
Range: $67K - $88K

$67K

$88K

$67,028 - $88,317 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $41,195 per year in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 1685 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees in Houston, TX.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Houston, TX is $59,622 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Houston, TX is $28,463 per year.

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