Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Administrative Assistant make in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$44,408 / yrTotal Pay
$42,319 / yrBase Pay
$2,089 / yrAdditional Pay

$44,408

 / yr
$34K$58K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Administrative Assistant is $44,408 per year in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN area, with an average salary of $42,319 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,089 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

$44,408 /yr
Administrative Assistant
$66,798 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Some related job titles are Admin Assistant Salaries with median pay of $40,531, Human Resources Administrative Assistant Salaries with median pay of $48,488, Receptionist Salaries with median pay of $36,571, Administrative Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $50,245.

Top Paying Companies

For an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. Employers include U.S. Bank, WolfNet Technologies and Tierra Encantada.

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U.S. Bank
$69,462/yr
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$59,395/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

The top 5 paying industries for an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN are Financial Services with a median total pay of $67,090, Information Technology with a median total pay of $66,177, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $65,308, Healthcare with a median total pay of $54,883, and Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $54,510.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$67,090

    8% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$66,177

    7% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$65,308

    6% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$54,883

    12% Lower than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$54,510

    13% Lower than other industries

Financial Services

Top paying companies in Financial Services for Administrative Assistant are U.S. Bank, Wells Fargo, and North Star Resource Group.

U.S. BankU.S. Bank$69,462/yr
Wells FargoWells Fargo$67,090/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Administrative?

Administrative jobs offer increased opportunities for remote-work, particularly for job-seekers with more than a high school degree and technical skills such as experience in word processing and spreadsheet programs. Job responsibilities include scheduling, report-building and data entry. Administrative jobs are found in every industry and most offer on-the-job training. Salaries are experiencing below average growth due to automation and software.

How does the Administrative assistant salary in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Administrative assistant in US is $41,761 per year based on 59,797 salary contributions, which is 4.01% less than the salary for a Administrative assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Administrative assistant gets the highest compensation are Splunk, Inc., Apple Inc. and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals. Bigger companies typically pay 6.44% more than smaller companies for a Administrative assistant.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Administrative Assistant

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 15+ years

$35,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Financial Administrative Specialist

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$48,500

/yr

$48K | $500

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Administrator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 15+ years

$115,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Administration

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 15+ years

$63,000

/yr

$60K | $3K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Administrative

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Administrative Assistant

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Medical Office Assistant

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 7-9 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Administrative

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 4-6 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Administrative

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 4-6 years

$35,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Administrative Assistant pay FAQ in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $42,319 per year in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. Salaries estimates are based on 120126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN is $54,410 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN is $32,916 per year.

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