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Administrative assistant salary in Irvine, CA

How much does an Administrative Assistant make in Irvine, CA?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $21.47
Low $16.17
High $28.51
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a administrative assistant is $21.47 per hour in Irvine, CA. 614 salaries reported, updated at May 25, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Irvine, CA

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Top companies for Administrative Assistants in Irvine, CA

  1. City and County of San Francisco
    266 reviews8 salaries reported
    $49.97per hour
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Highest paying cities for Administrative Assistants near Irvine, CA

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $24.10 per hour
    584 salaries reported
  2. San Jose, CA
    $23.56 per hour
    408 salaries reported
  3. Oakland, CA
    $23.19 per hour
    240 salaries reported
  1. Irvine, CA
    $21.47 per hour
    614 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $21.13 per hour
    1.9k salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $20.80 per hour
    1.4k salaries reported
  1. Sacramento, CA
    $20.75 per hour
    606 salaries reported
  2. Ontario, CA
    $19.37 per hour
    180 salaries reported
  3. Fresno, CA
    $19.03 per hour
    362 salaries reported
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Where can an Administrative Assistant earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Administrative Assistants

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Top certifications
Top fields of study
Business Degree

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2 jobs2
10 jobs10
558 jobs931
70 jobs90
91 jobs104
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Most common benefits for Administrative Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 68,754 ratings

45% of Administrative Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Irvine, CA?

Office Administrator

296 job openings

Average $21.09 per hour

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

30 job openings

Average $19.03 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for an Administrative Assistant

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