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Best states for an Administrative Assistant

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Not all states present equal opportunity for employees, and when it comes to Administrative Assistant jobs, it's no different.

We know how hard job search can be, and in order to make your life a little easier, we have the information you need in order to determine where you might want to start your job search.

Although there are abundant Administrative Assistant jobs in America, a large number of them are in the Midwest.

New York is the best state in the country for Administrative Assistant jobs, and Connecticut has the second-highest median salary in the country.

New York is the best state for jobs for Administrative Assistants, and South Dakota is the worst.

The most common pay in New York is $47,840, while the median pay in South Dakota is $28,005.

We found that New York is the best state for Administrative Assistant jobs, whereas South Dakota is the worst.

The 10 Best States in America For Administrative Assistants in 2019

  1. New York
  2. Alaska
  3. Connecticut
  4. Rhode Island
  5. California
  6. Washington
  7. Nevada
  8. New Jersey
  9. Oregon
  10. North Dakota
  • (2,529 jobs)
  • (122 jobs)
  • (411 jobs)
  • (93 jobs)
  • (5,245 jobs)
  • (849 jobs)
  • (223 jobs)
  • (798 jobs)
  • (387 jobs)
  • (74 jobs)

To determine the best states for Administrative Assistants, we looked at the our most recent data, and then we ranked each of the 50 states from best to worst.

Finally, here is the list of all states from best to worst for Administrative Assistant jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Administrative Assistants in 2019

1. New York

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,529 $47,840 $37,000 $61,000 1.52
Administrative Assistant Jobs in New York

2. Alaska

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
122 $40,012 $28,000 $56,000 2.11
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Alaska

3. Connecticut

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
411 $44,227 $38,000 $51,000 1.02
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Connecticut

4. Rhode Island

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
93 $41,584 $29,000 $58,000 0.83
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Rhode Island

5. California

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
5,245 $41,059 $31,000 $53,000 1.29
Administrative Assistant Jobs in California

6. Washington

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
849 $39,653 $29,000 $54,000 0.92
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Washington

7. Nevada

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
223 $37,669 $26,000 $52,000 0.99
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Nevada

8. New Jersey

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
798 $41,820 $30,000 $57,000 0.82
Administrative Assistant Jobs in New Jersey

9. Oregon

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
387 $37,425 $26,000 $52,000 0.95
Administrative Assistant Jobs in Oregon

10. North Dakota

Total Administrative Assistant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
74 $36,695 $26,000 $51,000 0.8
Administrative Assistant Jobs in North Dakota

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE an Administrative Assistant

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

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