SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$44,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$44,000
Median 50%
$74,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Modern Technology Solutions
Highest Paying City
Phoenix, AZ
Highest Paying State
Arizona
Average Experience Level
4.8 years
How much does a senior administrative assistant make?
As a Senior Administrative Assistant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $44,733 per year or $21.51 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $74,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. Most Senior Administrative Assistant jobs are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, and Nevada are some of the states with the best Senior Administrative Assistant salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Senior Administrative Assistant is 4.8 years.

Average Senior Administrative Assistant Salary By Company

Senior Administrative Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Administrative Assistants are Internet companies and Professional companies. Modern Technology Solutions and Visa are the highest paying companies. Companies like PPG Industries and Target also pay high salaries to their Senior Administrative Assistants.

Average Senior Administrative Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Administrative Assistant in the USA is $44,733 annually or $21.51 hourly. Phoenix, AZ reports the highest Senior Administrative Assistant salaries at $64,049 per year. The Phoenix, AZ average entry-level salary for Senior Administrative Assistants is $43,000. Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, and Nevada are the states with the highest payscale for Senior Administrative Assistants. Idaho, Vermont, Washington, Montana, and Oregon have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Administrative Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Phoenix, AZ
$64,049
2
San Diego, CA
$63,995
3
San Antonio, TX
$63,223
4
Oklahoma City, OK
$59,327
5
Denver, CO
$57,045

Average Senior Administrative Assistant Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Administrative Assistant works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Pharmaceutical companies, Manufacturing companies, and Finance companies pay their Senior Administrative Assistants well. Salaries for Senior Administrative Assistants in Pharmaceutical companies average $48,630 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Finance companies pay $46,220 and $45,725, respectively. At $40,914, the average salary for Senior Administrative Assistants in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$48,630
2
Manufacturing
$46,220
3
Finance
$45,725
4
Technology
$45,491
5
Professional
$44,530

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Administrative Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Officeteam
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$29,218
Officeteam
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$41,302
Officeteam
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$37,566
Officeteam
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$35,688
Officeteam
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/31/2019
$43,618
Southwest Florida Water Management District
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/30/2019
$33,789
KNF&T
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/30/2019
$54,262
Robert Half
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/29/2019
$29,740
Vantage West Credit Union
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/27/2019
$46,500
Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Senior Administrative Assistant
10/26/2019
$50,500
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