Administrative assistant

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How much does an Administrative Assistant make in Alexandria, VA?

Average base salary
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90 salaries reported, updated at Jun 18, 2020
$15.86
per hour
The average salary for a administrative assistant is $15.86 per hour in Alexandria, VA and $1,400 cash bonus per year.
same
as national average
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$1,400
per year
Most common benefits
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance

Salaries by years of experience in Alexandria, VA

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Most common benefits for Administrative Assistants

  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • 401(k)
  • Retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Paid sick time

Salary satisfaction

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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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