OFFICE ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$30,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$41,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bozeman Health
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does an office assistant make?
The national average salary for an Office Assistant in the U.S. is $30,307 annually or $14.57 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $41,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Office Assistants are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Office Assistant salaries include Alaska, Washington, Hawaii, California, and Montana. The typical employment for an Office Assistant is 2.2 years.

Average Office Assistant Salary By Company

Office Assistant jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Office Assistants are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Office Assistants at Bozeman Health and Kroger report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Steward Health Care System or Beacon Hill Staffing Group, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Office Assistants.

Average Office Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Office Assistant in the USA is $30,307 annually or $14.57 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as an Office Assistant will pay you the highest wages at around $36,714 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Office Assistants is $27,000. Alaska, Washington, Hawaii, California, and Montana are the states with the highest payscale for Office Assistants. The lowest earning states are Louisiana, Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Mississippi.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$36,714
2
Seattle, WA
$34,349
3
Las Vegas, NV
$32,821
4
Minneapolis, MN
$32,639
5
Madison, WI
$31,838

Average Office Assistant Salary By Industry

The type of industry that an Office Assistant works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Real Estate companies, Professional companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Office Assistants well. Salaries for Office Assistants in Real Estate companies average $31,635 annually, while Professional companies and Hospitality companies pay $30,481 and $30,349, respectively. At $29,859, the average salary for Office Assistants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Real Estate
$31,635
2
Professional
$30,481
3
Hospitality
$30,349
4
Health Care
$30,200
5
Retail
$30,076

RECENTLY ADDED Office Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Black Tie Ski Rentals of Big Sky
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$27,131
Service Team of Professionals
Office Assistant
Spokane, WA
10/31/2019
$31,806
Hirelevel
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$25,044
Acuity One
Office Assistant
Durham, NC
10/31/2019
$33,392
Options for Learning
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$44,182
Lake Tahoe Unified School District
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$35,437
VCA Canada
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$60,136
GDH
Office Assistant
10/31/2019
$33,392
Careerbuilder-Us
Office Assistant
Chandler, AZ
10/31/2019
$33,392
Diakadi | Fitness. Performance. Life
Office Assistant
San Francisco, CA
10/31/2019
$21,000
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