ACCOUNTING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Peak
Highest Paying City
Baltimore, MD
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does an accounting and administrative assistant make?
As an Accounting And Administrative Assistant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $34,818 per year or $16.74 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $55,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000. Most Accounting And Administrative Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Accounting And Administrative Assistant salaries include District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and West Virginia. The typical tenure for an Accounting And Administrative Assistant is 3.1 years.

Average Accounting And Administrative Assistant Salary By Company

If you are an Accounting And Administrative Assistant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Accounting And Administrative Assistants are Peak and HAYES. In addition, companies like Kelly Services and Randstad USA report highly competitive salaries for Accounting And Administrative Assistants.

Average Accounting And Administrative Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Accounting And Administrative Assistant in the United States is $34,818 per year or $16.74 per hour. The top city when it comes to Accounting And Administrative Assistant salaries is Baltimore, MD at $38,400 per year. Not only that, Baltimore, MD also has an average entry-level salary of $23,000. District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and West Virginia are the states with the highest payscale for Accounting And Administrative Assistants. Hawaii, Michigan, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine have the lowest reported salaries for Accounting And Administrative Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Baltimore, MD
$38,400
2
Lawrenceville, GA
$33,801
3
Houston, TX
$33,605
4
Wilmington, NC
$33,399
5
Kissimmee, FL
$33,382

Average Accounting And Administrative Assistant Salary By Industry

Accounting And Administrative Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Construction companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Accounting And Administrative Assistants. Manufacturing companies pay Accounting And Administrative Assistants an average salary of $35,783, Construction companies pay $35,602, and Health Care companys come in at $35,365. The average salary for Accounting And Administrative Assistants in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $32,751.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$35,783
2
Construction
$35,602
3
Health Care
$35,365
4
Hospitality
$34,795
5
Professional
$34,077

RECENTLY ADDED Accounting And Administrative Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Quench Staffing
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$41,740
Francis Howell School District
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/26/2019
$30,595
Robert Half
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/25/2019
$38,129
H.R. Offices
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/22/2019
$42,000
Tellepsen
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/19/2019
$100,000
Robert Half
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/09/2019
$29,740
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
10/03/2019
$37,566
Enterprise Holdings
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
09/26/2019
$17,218
EHC Accounting
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
09/21/2019
$31,305
Masiello Employment Services
Accounting and Administrative Assistant
09/20/2019
$35,479
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