How much does a Administrative Assistant make in Seattle, WA?

Updated Sep 27, 2021

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$47,152 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,219 salaries

$36K

Low

$47K

Average

$62K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$4,700Range$299 - $73,821
The average salary for Administrative Assistant is $47,152 per year in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 1219 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees in Seattle, WA.

Seniority Levels

L2
Administrative Assistant$47,152 /yr
L3
Senior Administrative Assistant$58,610 /yr
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University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Administrative Assistant

$50,394

 /yr
Range: $43K - $78K
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$43K

$78K

$42,656 - $77,536 Range

Seattle Children's
3.8

Seattle Children's

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $30

$20

$30

$20 - $30 Range

Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $18 - $31

$18

$31

$18 - $31 Range

Starbucks
3.8

Starbucks

Administrative Assistant

$66,102

 /yr
Range: $41K - $76K

$41K

$76K

$41,088 - $76,361 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Administrative Assistant

$53,110

 /yr
Range: $45K - $74K

$45K

$74K

$44,770 - $73,741 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $21

$12

$21

$12 - $21 Range

Seattle University
3.9

Seattle University

Administrative Assistant

$42,563

 /yr
Range: $33K - $45K

$33K

$45K

$33,375 - $44,691 Range

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Perkins Coie
4.2

Perkins Coie

Administrative Assistant

$55,864

 /yr
Range: $41K - $67K

$41K

$67K

$41,147 - $66,949 Range

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
4.1

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Administrative Assistant

$56,744

 /yr
Range: $44K - $65K

$44K

$65K

$44,387 - $65,000 Range

Holland America
3.7

Holland America

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $22 - $26

$22

$26

$22 - $26 Range

City of Seattle
3.9

City of Seattle

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $22 - $41

$22

$41

$22 - $41 Range

Virginia Mason
3.9

Virginia Mason

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $23 - $26

$23

$26

$23 - $26 Range

Hines Interests Limited Partnership
4

Hines Interests Limited Partnership

Administrative Assistant

$53,997

 /yr
Range: $48K - $65K

$48K

$65K

$48,239 - $65,304 Range

One Medical
3.4

One Medical

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $19 - $25

$19

$25

$19 - $25 Range

HomeStreet
3.6

HomeStreet

Administrative Assistant

$48,169

 /yr
Range: $25K - $66K

$25K

$66K

$24,637 - $65,954 Range

Pacific Office Automation
3.4

Pacific Office Automation

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $19

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Moss Adams LLP
3.9

Moss Adams LLP

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $27 - $34

$27

$34

$27 - $34 Range

Swedish
3.2

Swedish

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $20 - $29

$20

$29

$20 - $29 Range

UW Medicine
3.8

UW Medicine

Administrative Assistant

$47,034

 /yr
Range: $42K - $53K

$42K

$53K

$42,126 - $52,989 Range

Polyclinic
3

Polyclinic

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $21 - $27

$21

$27

$21 - $27 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $47,152 per year in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 1219 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees in Seattle, WA.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Seattle, WA is $62,452 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Seattle, WA is $35,601 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$55,000
per year
An Administrative/Clerical reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$18
hourly
A Clinical Administrative Assistant reported making $18 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
A Clinical Administrative Assistant reported making $24 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Pastoral Assistant for Administration reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$100,000
per year
An Office Assistant reported making $100,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
An Administrative Assistant reported making $25 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization