How much does a Senior Administrative Assistant make?

Updated Dec 8, 2023

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Total Pay Range
$50K - $71K/yr
Base Pay
$48K - $67K/yr
Additional Pay
$2K - $4K/yr

$60K

/yr
$50K$71K
Most Likely Range

The estimated total pay for a Senior Administrative Assistant is $59,663 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $56,574 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 $3,089 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.

How accurate is this most likely Total Pay range (base + additional) of $50K-$71K/yr?

Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Administrative Assistant

$59,663 /yr
Senior Administrative Assistant
$57,715 /yr
Administrative Assistant IV
$55,184 /yr
Principal Administrative Assistant
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What is the total pay trajectory for Senior Administrative Assistant?

Job TitleSalary
Senior Administrative Assistant$59,663 /yr
Administrative Assistant IV$57,715 /yr
Principal Administrative Assistant$55,184 /yr

Related Job Titles

For Senior Administrative Assistant

Some related job titles are Administrative Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $54,240, Office Manager Salaries with median pay of $61,142, Admin Assistant Salaries with median pay of $48,913, Administrative Assistant III Salaries with median pay of $56,574.

Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States. Employers include Apple, Genentech and Intel Corporation.

1
Apple
Apple
$112,698/yr
5K open jobs
10
Oracle
$87,891/yr
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Top Paying Companies

For Senior Administrative Assistant in United States

1Apple$112,698
2Genentech$106,842
3Intel Corporation$102,912
4Gilead Sciences$98,489
5PIMCO$93,621
6Houlihan Lokey$93,401
7Visa Inc.$91,669
8Biogen$90,832
9Vertex Pharmaceuticals$89,011
10Oracle$87,891
Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Administrative Assistant

$59,663 /yr
Senior Administrative Assistant
$57,715 /yr
Administrative Assistant IV
$55,184 /yr
Principal Administrative Assistant
See Full Career Path

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What is the total pay trajectory for Senior Administrative Assistant?

Job TitleSalary
Senior Administrative Assistant$59,663 /yr
Administrative Assistant IV$57,715 /yr
Principal Administrative Assistant$55,184 /yr

What are total pay estimates for a Senior Administrative Assistant at different companies?

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Deloitte
4
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 93 salaries from this location

$79,748

 / yr
UT Southwestern Medical Center
3.9
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 79 salaries from this location

$57,622

 / yr
NIKE
4.1
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 70 salaries from this location

$69,499

 / yr
JPMorgan Chase & Co
4
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 66 salaries from this location

$68,498

 / yr
MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.1
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 61 salaries from this location

$56,524

 / yr
KPMG
3.8
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 58 salaries from this location

$70,714

 / yr
Boston Consulting Group
4.3
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 57 salaries from this location

$81,505

 / yr

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Yale University
4.3
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 51 salaries from this location

$27

 / hr
MIT
4.4
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 51 salaries from this location

$28

 / hr
Genentech
4.1
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 47 salaries from this location

$106,842

 / yr
UPS
3.5
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 42 salaries from this location

$26

 / hr
Brigham and Women's Hospital
3.8
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 38 salaries from this location

$57,978

 / yr
Target
3.5
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 37 salaries from this location

$24

 / hr
Marriott International
4.1
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 36 salaries from this location

$57,806

 / yr
Capital One
4
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 34 salaries from this location

$71,529

 / yr
Mercer
3.8
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 34 salaries from this location

$65,209

 / yr
UnitedHealth Group
3.7
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 32 salaries from this location

$29

 / hr
Medical College of Wisconsin
3.9
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 31 salaries from this location

$25

 / hr
NIKE
4.1
Sr. Administrative AssistantSee 31 salaries from this location

$59,292

 / yr
Wells Fargo
3.6
Senior Administrative AssistantSee 30 salaries from this location

$73,536

 / yr
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Senior Administrative Assistant Salaries

Job TitleSalary
Deloitte Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 93 salaries reported$79,748/yr
UT Southwestern Medical Center Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 79 salaries reported$57,622/yr
NIKE Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 70 salaries reported$69,499/yr
JPMorgan Chase & Co Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 66 salaries reported$68,498/yr
MD Anderson Cancer Center Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 61 salaries reported$56,524/yr
KPMG Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 58 salaries reported$70,714/yr
Boston Consulting Group Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 57 salaries reported$81,505/yr
Yale University Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 51 salaries reported$27/hr
MIT Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 51 salaries reported$28/hr
Genentech Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 47 salaries reported$106,842/yr
UPS Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 42 salaries reported$26/hr
Brigham and Women's Hospital Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 38 salaries reported$57,978/yr
Target Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 37 salaries reported$24/hr
Marriott International Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 36 salaries reported$57,806/yr
Capital One Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 34 salaries reported$71,529/yr
Mercer Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 34 salaries reported$65,209/yr
UnitedHealth Group Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 32 salaries reported$29/hr
Medical College of Wisconsin Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 31 salaries reported$25/hr
NIKE Sr. Administrative Assistant salaries - 31 salaries reported$59,292/yr
Wells Fargo Senior Administrative Assistant salaries - 30 salaries reported$73,536/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $87,114, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $76,815, Financial Services with a median total pay of $73,536, Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $73,296, and Telecommunications with a median total pay of $72,608.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$87,114

    28% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$76,815

    18% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$73,536

    14% Higher than other industries

  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$73,296

    14% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$72,608

    13% Higher than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Senior Administrative Assistant are Apple, Intel Corporation, and Visa Inc..

AppleApple$112,698/yr
Visa Inc.Visa Inc.$91,669/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.

Senior Administrative Assistant pay FAQ

The average salary for a Senior Administrative Assistant is $59,663 per year in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 5606 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Administrative Assistant employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States is $71,377 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Administrative Assistant in United States is $50,050 per year.

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