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

Updated Jul 22, 2021

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$41,211 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,679 salaries

$28K

Low

$41K

Average

$60K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,810Range$356 - $40,735
The average salary for Administrative Assistant is $41,211 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 1679 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees in Houston, TX Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Administrative Assistant$41,211 /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

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Administrative Assistant

$57,340

 /yr
Range: $41K - $98K

$41K

$98K

$41,165 - $98,020 Range

City of Houston
3.5

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

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Administrative Assistant

$53,852

 /yr
Range: $43K - $58K

$43K

$58K

$43,104 - $58,056 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Administrative Assistant

$55,947

 /yr
Range: $37K - $65K

$37K

$65K

$37,372 - $65,333 Range

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Nabors Industries
3.3

Nabors Industries

Administrative Assistant

$46,380

 /yr
Range: $35K - $52K

$35K

$52K

$34,806 - $51,795 Range

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
2.8

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Administrative Assistant - Monthly

$2,234

 /mo
Range: $2K - $4K

$2K

$4K

$1,709 - $3,766 Range

Sysco
3.4

Sysco

Administrative Assistant

$51,046

 /yr
Range: $41K - $59K

$41K

$59K

$40,948 - $59,356 Range

Texas Children's Hospital
4

Texas Children's Hospital

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $23 - $27

$23

$27

$23 - $27 Range

DaVita
3.5

DaVita

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $25

$14

$25

$14 - $25 Range

Hartman Income REIT
4.6

Hartman Income REIT

Administrative Assistant

$41,769

 /yr
Range: $36K - $47K

$36K

$47K

$36,191 - $46,531 Range

Harris County, Texas
3.7

Harris County, Texas

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $11 - $26

$11

$26

$11 - $26 Range

GE Oil & Gas
3.4

GE Oil & Gas

Administrative Assistant

$51,010

 /yr
Range: $40K - $69K

$40K

$69K

$40,397 - $68,969 Range

BP
3.7

BP

Administrative Assistant

$64,516

 /yr
Range: $55K - $70K

$55K

$70K

$54,905 - $69,852 Range

Occidental Petroleum
3.7

Occidental Petroleum

Administrative Assistant

$50,782

 /yr
Range: $42K - $56K

$42K

$56K

$42,239 - $56,483 Range

Academy Sports + Outdoors
3.4

Academy Sports + Outdoors

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $30

$16

$30

$16 - $30 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

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $41,211 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 1679 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees in Houston, TX Area.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Houston, TX Area is $59,668 per year.

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

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Recent Salary Reports

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$150,000
per year
An Administrator reported making $150,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$40,000
per year
An Administrative Assistant reported making $40,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$8
hourly
An Office Assistant reported making $8 per hour
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Part-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
College / University
$17
hourly
An Administrative Assistant reported making $17 per hour
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10+ years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$33
hourly
An Office Assistant reported making $33 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
An Administrative Assistant reported making $16 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
An Administrative Assistant reported making $19 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
An Administrative/Clerical reported making $16 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$90,000
per year
An Administrator reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private