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How much does a Administrative Assistant make?

Updated Jun 15, 2021

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$41,038 /yr
Average Base Pay

53,238 salaries

$29K

Low

$41K

Average

$59K

High

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The national average salary for a Administrative Assistant is $41,038 in United States. Filter by location to see Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 53,238 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees.

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Administrative Assistant$41,038 /yr
L3
Senior Administrative Assistant$55,867 /yr
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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Administrative Assistant

$53,788

 /yr
Range: $29K - $92K
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$29K

$92K

$28,685 - $91,601 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Administrative Assistant

$56,578

 /yr
Range: $23K - $98K

$23K

$98K

$23,429 - $97,574 Range

One Medical
3.6

One Medical

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $12 - $30

$12

$30

$12 - $30 Range

Cougar Mountain
3.4

Cougar Mountain

Administrative Assistant

$41,753

 /yr
Range: $22K - $112K

$22K

$112K

$22,438 - $111,713 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $30

$11

$30

$11 - $30 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $9 - $23

$9

$23

$9 - $23 Range

DaVita
3.5

DaVita

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $7 - $26

$7

$26

$7 - $26 Range

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Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $11 - $42

$11

$42

$11 - $42 Range

FirstService Residential
3.6

FirstService Residential

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $11 - $23

$11

$23

$11 - $23 Range

PepsiCo
3.9

PepsiCo

Administrative Assistant

$46,066

 /yr
Range: $32K - $85K

$32K

$85K

$32,000 - $84,917 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $17 - $40

$17

$40

$17 - $40 Range

Mount Sinai Health System
3.6

Mount Sinai Health System

Administrative Assistant

$49,406

 /yr
Range: $33K - $66K

$33K

$66K

$32,945 - $65,951 Range

MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.2

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Administrative Assistant

$48,364

 /yr
Range: $35K - $66K

$35K

$66K

$35,199 - $65,534 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $8 - $32

$8

$32

$8 - $32 Range

Associa
3.9

Associa

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $10 - $25

$10

$25

$10 - $25 Range

Macy's
3.4

Macy's

Administrative Assistant

$46,999

 /yr
Range: $24K - $84K

$24K

$84K

$23,772 - $84,093 Range

DICK'S Sporting Goods
3.7

DICK'S Sporting Goods

Administrative Assistant

$36,937

 /yr
Range: $26K - $61K

$26K

$61K

$26,495 - $61,422 Range

Brigham and Women's Hospital
3.9

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $16 - $32

$16

$32

$16 - $32 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Administrative Assistant

$57,068

 /yr
Range: $31K - $108K

$31K

$108K

$31,020 - $108,325 Range

UCLA Health
4.2

UCLA Health

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $16 - $35

$16

$35

$16 - $35 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$17
hourly
An Administrative in the Albany, GA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Albany, GA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
An Administrative Assistant in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$72,000
per year
An Administrative Assistant in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
An Administrator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Additional Pay
$150 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An Administrative Assistant in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$32,000
per year
An Office Coordinator in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public