Administrative Assistant/Communications

Administrative Assistant/Communications Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$70,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Community Healthlink
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an administrative assistant/communications make?
The national average salary for an Administrative Assistant/Communications in the U.S. is $39,705 annually or $19.09 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 48,000. The top 10 percent earn over $70,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $22,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Administrative Assistants/Communications. Some of the states with the best Administrative Assistant/Communications salaries are District of Columbia, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, and California. The typical tenure for an Administrative Assistant/Communications is 2.9 years.

Average Administrative Assistant/Communications Salary By Company

If you are an Administrative Assistant/Communications, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Administrative Assistants/Communications are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Administrative Assistants/Communications are Community Healthlink and Harbor Retirement Associates. Companies like Electronic Arts and Eastern Shore Community College also pay high salaries to their Administrative Assistants/Communications.

Average Administrative Assistant/Communications Salary By Location

As an Administrative Assistant/Communications in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $39,705 per year or $19.09 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest annual salary for Administrative Assistants/Communications at 57,212. Even an entry-level Administrative Assistant/Communications makes $33,000 per year in Washington, DC. The highest earning states when it comes to Administrative Assistant/Communications salaries are District of Columbia, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, and California. Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Indiana are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$57,212
2
Redwood City, CA
$51,477
3
Mobile, AL
$48,836
4
Tampa, FL
$48,026
5
New York, NY
$46,818

Recently Added Administrative Assistant/Communications Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
New York City Department of Education
Administrative Assistant/Communications
01/29/2020
$30,085
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Administrative Assistant/Communications
01/28/2020
$34,722
Bunker Hill Community College
Administrative Assistant/Communications
12/19/2019
$99,555
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Administrative Assistant/Communications
12/19/2019
$34,704
Middlesex Community College
Administrative Assistant/Communications
12/19/2019
$44,539
New York City Department of Education
Administrative Assistant/Communications
12/17/2019
$30,085
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Administrative Assistant/Communications
11/22/2019
$31,105
Santa Fe Public Schools
Administrative Assistant/Communications
11/07/2019
$32,232
State of South Dakota
Administrative Assistant/Communications
11/06/2019
$55,206
Randstad
Administrative Assistant/Communications
11/06/2019
$48,001
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