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Administrative Assistant salary in Albany, NY

How much does an Administrative Assistant make in Albany, NY?

Average base salary

$17.73
same
as national average

Most common benefits

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401(k)
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The average salary for a administrative assistant is $17.73 per hour in Albany, NY. 166 salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Albany, NY

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Top companies for Administrative Assistants in Albany, NY

  1. Goldman Sachs
    4.0star
    1926 reviews10 salaries reported
    $113per hour
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Highest paying cities for Administrative Assistants near Albany, NY

  1. New York, NY
    $21.77 per hour
    1139 salaries reported
  2. Manhattan, NY
    $21.10 per hour
    91 salaries reported
  3. White Plains, NY
    $20.28 per hour
    46 salaries reported
  1. Queens, NY
    $20.14 per hour
    92 salaries reported
  2. Bronx, NY
    $18.47 per hour
    123 salaries reported
  3. Buffalo, NY
    $18.06 per hour
    144 salaries reported
  1. Syracuse, NY
    $17.94 per hour
    107 salaries reported
  2. Albany, NY
    $17.73 per hour
    166 salaries reported
  3. Rochester, NY
    $17.66 per hour
    177 salaries reported
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Where can an Administrative Assistant earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Administrative Assistants

Top skills
ArcView
+148.82%salary
Top certifications
TWIC Card
+16.85%salary
Top fields of study
Business Degree
+7.69%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
2 jobs2
10 jobs10
558 jobs931
70 jobs90
91 jobs104
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Most common benefits for Administrative Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 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
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Salary satisfaction

Based 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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How much do similar professions get paid in Albany, NY?

Receptionist

225 job openings

Average $16.49 per hour

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

1 job openings

Average $17.92 per hour

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