Administrative Assistant salary in United States
How much does an Administrative Assistant make in the United States?
Average base salary
Most common benefits
The average salary for a administrative assistant is $17.46 per hour in the United States. 121.3k salaries reported, updated at May 22, 2022.
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
|Years of experience||Per hour|
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|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Administrative Assistants
Most common benefits for Administrative Assistants
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Commuter assistance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Free parking
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid sick time
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Parental leave
- Pet insurance
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Wellness program
- Work from home
Salary satisfactionBased on 68,754 ratings
45% of Administrative Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for an Administrative Assistant
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