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Receptionist/Administrative assistant salary in United States

How much does a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $17.25
Low $12.01
High $24.78
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a receptionist/administrative assistant is $17.25 per hour in the United States. 17.4k salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023

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Top companies for Receptionist/Administrative Assistants in United States

  1. Dexian DISYS
    385 reviews80 salaries reported
    $19.53per hour
  2. $17.55per hour
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Highest paying cities for Receptionist/Administrative Assistants near United States

  1. Seattle, WA
    $21.39 per hour
    81 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $20.47 per hour
    268 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $19.80 per hour
    56 salaries reported
  1. Portland, OR
    $19.55 per hour
    76 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $19.32 per hour
    144 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $19.26 per hour
    208 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $16.74 per hour
    145 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $16.53 per hour
    115 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $16.41 per hour
    80 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Receptionist/Administrative Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 7,197 ratings

40% of Receptionist/Administrative Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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