A high salary does not necessarily mean high satisfaction.
After graduation, administrative assisting graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $111,736, while the bottom 20% make closer to $30,258. The median grad salary is $58,146.
Administrative Assisting graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in administrative assisting is $47,750, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $53,352.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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