How much does an Administrative Assistant make in the United States? The average Administrative Assistant salary in the United States is $53,837 as of April 24, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $48,280 and $60,479. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Eastdil Secured - Santa Monica , CA
Salary: $60,000 - $65,000 + Discretionary Bonus Administrative Assistant Santa Monica, CA Eastdil Secured is the largest independent commercial real estate investment bank in the world, by volume ...
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FPI Management, Inc. - San Diego , CA
The Administrative Assistant - Onsite is responsible for conducting all job duties in accordance with Fair Housing Laws and Company policy, and supports the overall objective of meeting the ...
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OnIt Athlete - Boise , ID
Administrative Assistant Company Overview: OnIt Athlete, a dynamic and innovative fully licensed NIL collegiate trading card company, is searching for a proactive and organized Administrative ...
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We are seeking a motivated Administrative Assistant to join our team for our construction projects located in Phoenix, AZ. In this role, you will provide support to the management and construction ...
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SmartTalent - Kent , WA
Administrative Assistant, Day Shift LOCATION : Kent, WA SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm BENEFITS OFFERED: · Paid Weekly · Direct Deposit · Affordable Health Care · Full-Time · ...
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S4 Integration Solutions, Inc. - Irvine , CA
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success. Qualifications: * Previous experience in office ...
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