Front Desk Administrative Assistant

Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$30,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a front desk administrative assistant make?
The national average salary for a Front Desk Administrative Assistant in the United States is $30,585 per year or $14.7 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $36,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $25,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Front Desk Administrative Assistant salaries are Massachusetts, Washington, Vermont, Connecticut, and California. The typical employment for a Front Desk Administrative Assistant is 2.3 years.

Average Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salary By Location

Front Desk Administrative Assistants in the US makes an average salary of $30,585 per year or $14.7 per hour. The top city when it comes to Front Desk Administrative Assistant salaries is Oakland, CA at $41,550 per year. The average entry-level salary in Oakland, CA is $27,000. Massachusetts, Washington, Vermont, Connecticut, and California are the states with the highest payscale for Front Desk Administrative Assistants. Florida, Georgia, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Oakland, CA
Oakland, CA
$41,550
$41,550
2
2
Tacoma, WA
Tacoma, WA
$39,744
$39,744
3
3
Fair Lawn, NJ
Fair Lawn, NJ
$37,544
$37,544
4
4
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis, MN
$34,489
$34,489
5
5
New York, NY
New York, NY
$34,136
$34,136

Map of Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Front Desk Administrative Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Front Desk Administrative Assistant makes. Professional companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Front Desk Administrative Assistants at The Marcus & Millichap Company and Cushman & Wakefield report the highest salaries. Companies like Randstad USA and Millennium Health also report very competitive wages for Front Desk Administrative Assistants.

Average Front Desk Administrative Assistant Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Front Desk Administrative Assistant works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Construction companies, Real Estate companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Front Desk Administrative Assistants. Construction companies pay Front Desk Administrative Assistants an average salary of $32,400, Real Estate companies pay $31,205, and Health Care companys come in at $30,423. At $30,069, the average salary for Front Desk Administrative Assistants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Construction
Construction
$32,400
$32,400
2
2
Real Estate
Real Estate
$31,205
$31,205
3
3
Health Care
Health Care
$30,423
$30,423
4
4
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$30,335
$30,335
5
5
Hospitality
Hospitality
$30,286
$30,286

Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Front Desk Administrative Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Administrative Assistant/Front Desk Receptionist
03/06/2020
$38,630
American Reading Company
Administrative Assistant/Front Desk Receptionist
02/12/2020
$31,305
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/30/2020
$35,479
Spherion
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/29/2020
$31,305
Spherion
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/27/2020
$35,479
Robert Half
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/24/2020
$29,218
Brown Distributing Company, Inc.
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/18/2020
$29,218
Robert Half
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
01/18/2020
$34,331
Palmer Legal Staffing
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
12/31/2019
$45,000
Priority Staffing
Front Desk Administrative Assistant
12/30/2019
$20,870
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