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Administrative Assistant Job Overview


Secretary and administrative assistant jobs require consummate office-productivity skills, a knack for organization, a way with people and flexibility under pressure.

Administrative assistant work typically includes a variety of clerical and organizational tasks, including answering phones; scheduling appointments and meetings; booking travel; photocopying and filing; expense accounting; and creating and editing documents, spreadsheets and presentations.

Executive administrative assistant employment is based on the same kinds of skills performed by staff-level admins, but for a smaller group of very demanding employees, mainly high-level executives. An executive assistant may also take on the chief-of-staff function of controlling access to the executive.

Administrative Assistant Education


For office administration jobs, experience is typically more important than formal education or training. But most employers require a high school diploma, and many prefer a college degree. Executive administrative assistant job openings may be more likely to require or prefer candidates with a bachelor's degree.

Administrative assistants almost universally must demonstrate proficiency with office-productivity software, typically Microsoft Office.

Administrative Assistant Job Market


Secretaries and administrative assistants held just over 4 million jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Secretary and administrative assistant job opportunities are projected to increase by 492,900 by 2020.

Administrative Assistant Salaries


The median admin salary was $31,870 in 2011, according to the BLS. Median salaries for executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants were $45,580.
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Randstad is seeking an Executive Administrative Assistant for a permanent opportunity in the North Charleston area. Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years of prior Executive Administrative Assistant experience and have excellent oral and written communication skills. The salary for this position is $37,000 annually and the hours will be 8am-5pm. Typical Duties: -Managing calendars and sch...
Spherion Staffing, a national staffing and recruiting agency in South Burlington is seeking an Administrative Assistant for our client a well-known social services agency in Rutland. This is a long-term temporary position with full time hours. Responsibilities: Answer incoming phone calls and direct to appropriate party Scan and copy materials Enter data into proprietary system Qualifications Inte...
Executive Administrative Assistant Overall Job Description: To successfully support the Operational Leaders (Sr. VP of operations and Site Leader) in the day to day activities of managing manufacturing operations. To manage intermediate projects at upstate operational site as the operation grows. Detailed Job Responsibilities: 1. Manage intermediate to basic level projects independently with minim...
Company Overview: Davion Inc. has been providing quality personal care products at affordable prices for over 25 years. Currently, Davion markets, manufacturers, and sells hundreds of products to retailers in both domestic and international markets. We have continually invested in our manufacturing capabilities to remain an efficient, low cost producer for our retail partners. Davion is looking fo...
Global Financial Services Firm with offices on the Westside has an immediate need for an experienced, extremely polished Administrative Assistant. As the Administrative Assistant, you will take charge of responsibilities that require a strong sense of urgency and exceptional organizational skills. The ideal Administrative Assistant candidate will be highly detail oriented, deadline driven, and pos...
The Bonadio Group has an immediate need for an experienced Full Time Administrative Assistant which will provide exceptional administrative support and internal client serviceto the MS Consultants Cost Segregation Team, inclusive of Partners, Principals and Managers.Assistance may also extend to staff members of the team, when necessary. This support will include and may not be limited to correspo...
At David Evans and Associates (DEA) our philosophy is “To find outstanding professionals and give them the freedom and support to do what they do best.” Since its founding in 1976 in Portland, OR, DEA has become a recognized leader for progressive and sustainable design and management solutions for complex transportation, land development, energy, and water resources projects nationwide. DEA’s mul...
We are looking for a dynamic Administrative Assistant to join our team! If you have at least two years of recent administrative experience, can multi-task, and have a great can do attitude. Please apply today! Don't miss this opportunity! Job Responsibilities: •Establishes/maintains confidential personnel records •Represent company as the primary liaison to all visitors and potential clients •Coor...
We are currently recruiting for a Child Care Referral Information Specialist/Administrative Assistant for our client, a well-known non-profit human services agency with an office located in Williston. This position plays a critical role in maintaining accurate referral data and assisting families in finding child care. The position is 20 hours per week and pays $13-$14/hr depending on experience....
The Office Manager/ Administrative Assistant is responsible for office management, bookkeeping and administrative support. Job Duties · Provide full administrative support to multiple staff members · Monitor and order office supplies · Oversee the care and maintenance of all office equipment · Perform a variety of bookkeeping duties · Manage office moves and build-outs · Monitor company purchases...
Reynolds and Reynolds is one of the top providers of premium integrated computer solutions for automobile dealerships worldwide. In business since 1866, we continue to grow and provide cutting-edge solutions for all aspects of dealerships. As the Administrative Assistant, you will perform a variety of traditional clerical tasks which will include, but are not limited to, scheduling meetings, coord...
International Health Ingredients Manufacturer is looking for Administrative Assistant. Approximately 1 month temporary assignment which has a possibility to be a direct-hire full time position. 1. General Position Summary: This position is responsible for providing receptionist and administrative support to the office by routing phone calls, filing, distributing mail, ensuring office and supply ma...
Our client, located in Montvale New Jersey has an opening for an Administrative Assistant reporting to the President of the Company. This position requires a candidate who is fluent in both English and Chinese, must have both written and verbal fluency. This position will involve typing, filing, answering phones, making travel arrangements, keeping track of travel expenses, maintaining minutes for...
Administrative Assistant with iMIS Established Associations in Washington DC are looking for a self-motivated administrative assistant to represent and support the Executive team in all functions and responsibilities related to retention of members. · Manages all responsibilities related to processing renewals and new member applications, including database updates, invoicing, and related communic...
POSITION SUMMARY This individual will provide administrative, client, and marketing support to the team. Demonstrates competence in all major areas of responsibility and operates with guidance from the Senior Client Relations Assistant. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assist the team in the ongoing development and maintenance of effective client relationships. Be knowledgeable of products an...
A growing real estate company in Radnor is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant for a direct hire opportunity. The position would supporting several brokers through an array of administrative functions. The hours for this position will be 8:30 AM-5 PM, Monday-Friday, and the annual salary will range between $40,000-$45,000, depending upon experience. The duties for this role are as follow...
Randstad is looking for very professional, experienced, (2 years), Receptionist/Administrative Assistant to work in the East End of Louisville! - Accept and direct all incoming phone calls in the utmost professional manner - Serve as receptionist for all visitors to the office - Take and deliver accurate and thorough messages - this is of utmost importance - Open and distribute or scan all mail, i...
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Excellent benefits company in the Buckhead area seeing an Administrative Assistant to assist firm employees with administrative tasks and office management functions! Excellent benefits available! 1. Support all firm employees with various administrative tasks and project work. 2. Assist Account Executives and Account Managers with client projects including creating spreadsheets, analyzing data, b...
ABOUT FULL CIRCLE SOLUTIONS, INC. Full Circle Solutions, Inc. is a solution-oriented company whose mission is to provide industry leadership by delivering high quality services and products to our clients. We take pride in having helped clients and customers, in both the public and private sectors, capitalize on the advantages of the newest technologies. We are currently serving a wide range of cl...
Human Resources Assistant / Junior Recruiter needed in Newtown, PA area. Must be exceptionally computer liiterate. Must have MS Office such as Advanced Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. Looking for very detailed individual. Information Technology and Professional Services Staffing company is looking for individual to assist with and learn our growing business. Responsibilities will include t...
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Administrative Assistant

Salaries

$20,800.00 - $50,000.00
Typical Salary for Administrative Assistant
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
30.3%
Some College Coursework Completed
28.6%
Associates
15.8%
High School
13.5%
Master's
4.5%
Certification
3.6%
Vocational
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